Born in Jefferson City, Missouri ... parents are Mickey and Margaret Foster ... Mickey played basketball at the University of Arizona ... served a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Accra, Ghana ... married Kristen Petzold in Dec. 2006 ... majoring in exercise science
Lettered four years in track and cross country and two years in basketball ... three-time Athlete of the Year at Chatfield HS ... three-time All-Conference in track ... two-time All-State ... state champion in the 800m ... three-time All-Conference in cross country ... Chatfield High Valedictorian
2-time Academic All-MWC (2008, 2009)
INDOOR - MWC Championship Team (2007, 2008, 2009)
OUTDOOR - NCAA Regionals (2009)
MWC Championship Team (2007, 2008, 2009)
Personal Bests: 400m - 49.4, 800m - 1:52.33, 1600m - 4:30, 5K - 16:50
2007 | Freshman Year
Took third in the 800 meters at the Cougar Indoor Invitational ... ran in the 800 meters (1:54.63) at the ISU Invitational ... took fourth in the 800 meters at the Husky Classic ... competed in the 800 meters at the ASU/Cliff Bar Invitational ... won the 800 meters with a time of 1:54.34 at the University of Utah Twilight meet ... ran a season-best time of 1:52.33 in the 800 meters at the Robison Invitational ... won the 800 meters with a time of 1:54.13 at the Weber Twilight meet ... placed fifth in the 800 meters at the MWC Championships.
2008 | Sophomore Year
Indoor, placed third in the 800m at the BYU Cougar Indoor Meet with a time of 1:54.34 ... at the Big 12 vs MWC Challenge placed fourth with a time of 1:53.33 ... at the UW Indoor Invitational ran the 800m in 1:52.80 ... at the MWC Championship ran with a time of 1:56.74; in outdoor, placed sixth at the ASU Invitational with a time of 1:53.49 ... ran with a time of 1:52.37 at the Stanford Invitational ... placed second at the 12th Annual Tom Botts Invitational with a time of 1:54.25.
2009 | Junior Year
Indoor: Finished first in the BYU Invite in the 800m (1:55.48) ... season-best time came at the New Balance Invite, finishing in 1:54.00, good for fourth place ... ran a 1:54.06 in the 800m at New Mexico
Outdoor: Competed in NCAA Regionals in the 800m (1:51.46) ... qualified for regionals with a time of 1:50.87 at the Collegiate Tri-Meet ... placed fourth at the Robison Invite (1:51.11) ... also finished fourth at the Cougar Invite (1:53.00)