All-SEC Second Team (2009)
All-South Region (2009)
NJCAA All-American (2007, 2008)
Indoor NJCAA National Champion, 3,000m (2007, 2008)
Indoor NJCAA All-American, 3,000m (2007, 2008)
800m - 1:49.11
1,500m - 3:40.50
Mile - 3:58.72
3,000m - 8:13.10
8k XC - 23:52
10k XC - 29:31
Competed in 6-of-7 races for the Tide during the cross country season, scoring in every meet ... finished 24th at the Crimson Classic ... posted a season-best 8,000m time of 23:58.36 at the Bill Dellinger Invitational where he finished 13th ... finished 14th at the SEC Cross Country Championships earning Second Team All-SEC honors as the team won the title ... turned in a ninth place finish and season-best 10,000m time of 30:24.56 at the NCAA South Region Championships to earn All-South Region honors while the team won the title ... ran the eighth-fastest 1,500m in the nation with a time of 3:41.11 at the Florida Relays ... placed 92nd as Alabama's fifth runner at the NCAA Cross Country Championships with a time of 30:50.9 ... helped the Tide to its highest NCAA finish ever (3rd).
At Cloud County CC
Holds school records in the indoor 800m (1:49.96), mile (4:05) and 3,000m runs (8:13.10) and the outdoor 800m (1:49.93) and 1,500m runs (3:40.50) ... was a two-time NJCAA All-American in cross country ... won the individual National Championship in the 3,000m in back-to-back years at the NJCAA Indoor Championships ... placed fourth at the Chile Pepper Festival his freshman year with a time of 29:31 over the 10,000m course.
Prep and Personal
Won the 800m and 1,500m at the District levels ... son of Bernard and Pilista Koech ... brother of Hillary, Emmanuel, Dominik, John, Steve ... brother Emmanuel was an All-American for the Tide and the 2007 SEC Athlete of the Year ... born on January 23, 1986 ... majoring in accounting.