Christoph Hintz
Christoph Hintz
Height: 6-1
Year: Junior
Hometown: Schwerin, Germany
High School: Sportgymnasium Schwerin
Position: Distance

2013 CROSS COUNTRY (JUNIOR): Competed in five races during his junior campaign … Finished 3rd in the 8-mile (38:29) at the Rio Grande Valley Classic with partner Brandon Lacy.

2012 CROSS COUNTRY (SOPHOMORE): Finished third on the team with a time of 32:14 in the 10k at the Chile Pepper Festival (10/13) … recorded a season-best 23rd place finish and set a personal-best time of 25:18.3 in the 8k at the Southland Conference Championships (10/26).

2012 OUTDOOR TRACK (FRESHMAN): Did not compete.

2012 INDOOR TRACK (FRESHMAN): Finished second in the 3k with a time of 8:45.82 at the McNeese State Cowboy Indoor Meet (1/13) … qualified for the Southland Conference Championships in the 3k

2011 CROSS COUNTRY (FRESHMAN): Set a personal-best time of 26:15.9 in the men’s 8k at the Southland Conference Championships (10/31) … finished second in the 10k with a time of 31:44.4 at the Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival (10/15) … ran in a total of seven events

HIGH SCHOOL: Ran for Dider Conrad at Sportgymnasium Schwerin, in Schwerin, Germany … was the fastest U-20 in Germany in 2009 in the 5000-meter … started for Germany at the U-20 European Championships in the 5000-meter … placed third at the German Championships in the 3000-meter … also ran track.

PERSONAL: Born Christoph Hintz on June 28, 1990, in Schwerin, Germany … parents are Mario and Gail Hintz … has two siblings … major is mechanical engineering technology.