2016 Indoor: Competed in the C-USA Championships in the 3,000m (8:37.08) a personal best … earned a top-10 finish in the C-USA Championships in the 5,000m (14:53.67) … posted a time of 4:22.43 in the mile run at the Don Kirby Collegiate Invitational.2016 Outdoor: Ran at the UTEP Springtime, placing eighth in the 1,500m with a personal-best time of 4:03.53 … clocked in at 15:00.66 in the 5,000m during the C-USA Championships to finish 16th overall … ran a career best in the 10,000m (31:09.16) at the C-USA Championships earning a fourth-place finish.
2015 Indoor: Registered a career-best 3,000m time of 8:45.42 at Don Kirby Invitational to place sixth … notched best 5,000m time in career with a 14:58.07 at the Texas A&M Invitational to secure silver … finished third at the Lobo Collegiate Open in the 3,000m run with a time of 8:48.95 … placed 14th in the 5,000m run at the Conference USA Championships with a readout of 14:59.58.
2015 Outdoor: Tallied a second-place finish in the 10,000m run at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 32:40.73 … notched a personal best of 14:56.64 in the 5,000m run at the Brutus Hamilton Challenge for a 18th-place finish … placed seventh in the 5,000m run at the Conference USA Championships with a time of 15:05.25 … registered a second-place finish in the 5,000m run ath the UTEP Springtime (15:23.09) … finished sixth at the Mesa Classic (15:00.04) and UTEP Invitational (15:36.67) in the 5,000m run … member of the men’s team that finished second at the Conference USA Championships.
2014 Indoor: Clocked in a season-best time of 8:49.82 in the 3,000m run at the Texas A&M Invitational...registered a season-best of 4:29.09 in the mile run at the Lobo Collegiate Open...helped the distance medley relay to a top-five finish at the C-USA Championship... was part of the men's team that took first overall at the C-USA Championships.
2014 Outdoor: Garnered bronze in the 5,000m run with a season-best time of 15:00.04 at the C-USA Championships...claimed gold in the 5,000m run at the UTEP Springtime...placed third in the 10,000m run at the C-USA Championships with a season-best time of 31:11.16...took silver in the 3,000m run at the Don Kirby Tailwind with a season-best performance of 8:55.69...finished in the top four in the 5,000m run at the Texas Tech Open...was part of the men's team that took silver overall at the C-USA Championships.
PERSONAL: Son of Erick Kimaiyo and Grace Jemutai...brother of Nelly Jekoech...majoring in Civil Engineering.