Wes Pipher
Wes Pipher
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Attica, OH
High School: Seneca East
Major: Biology

Personal Bests:
8k- 26:26.5 (2016)
10k- 32:53.27 (2016)

2016: Competed in five of Ohio Dominican’s six races during his sophomore year…Set the 10k school record at the NCAA Midwest Regional (11/5), finishing in ODU cross country record time of 32:53.97…Recorded his 8k personal best and the fifth-fastest 8k time in Ohio Dominican men’s cross country history at the #JennaStrong Fall Classic (10/14), crossing the finish line in 26:26.5 to finish 59th out of 395 runners.

2015: Competed in all six events for the Panthers in his freshman season…Finished in the top half of four of his six races…Recorded a personal best time in the Wilmington 8K (10/16/2015), running a 26:52.9 to place 43rd out of 349 competitors…Came in 30th out of 100 runners at the Ohio Wesleyan Invitational (9/5/2015), finishing in 28:10.6.

High School: Cross Country state championship qualifier in all four seasons at Seneca East…Placed inside the top 30 his sophomore, junior, and senior seasons at the state championship, placing as high as 19th…Member of the Division III State Championship cross country team his sophomore season…Four year letterwinner in cross country and track & field…National Honor Society member…Four time national machinery award winner.

Personal: Son of Lee and Joyce Pipher…Has two siblings; Carson and Kyle Pipher…Carson is a member of the Heidelberg cross country team.