Born in Bellevue, Wash. ... parents are Mark and Pam Hinckley ... served a mission in the Chile, Santiago West Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
All-league academic honors four times ... league champion in cross country and track ... placed second in state cross country championships.
BEST MARKS: 10,000m - 30:09, 5000m - 14:24
2003 | Freshman Year
Placed fourth at the Bandanna Invitational in the 3000m (8:43.93) ... finished fifth in the 3000m at the Olympic Oval Invite with a time of 8:31.26 ... finished fourth in the 5000m (14:58.31) at the BodyBuilding.Com Invite ... competed at the Stanford Invitational in the 5000m ( 14:24.38) ... ran the 10000m (30:17) at Mt. SAC ... placed second in the 10,000m at the USA Junior Track and Field Championship.
2006 | Redshirt Year
Named Scholar Athlete by the Student Athlete Academic Center.
2007 | Sophomore Year
Competed in the 5,000 meters at the MWC Indoor Championships ... ran the 5,000 meters in 14:24.05 at the Stanford Invitational.
2008 | Junior Year
A MWC Scholar-Athlete ... in track, ran at the Dave Murray Invitational, placing 14th with 6k time 18:42.5 ... ran at Pre-Nationals finishing 70th in the blue race with a 8k time of 24:17.3