High School: Received academic all-state honors and was a three-time (2012-14) All-Blue Water Area Conference runner at Almont (Mich.) High School ... Coached by Rick Filar ... Graduated in 2015 ... Ran a season-best 16:49 5K time in both junior (2013) and senior (2014) seasons ... Produced a personal top time of 17:22 in the 5K for 2012 sophomore campaign ... Member of three-time (2011-14) state qualifying and two-time (2011 and 2013) regional champion cross country team ... Served as team captain in cross country and track his senior year ... Earned all-league plaudits in track three straight years under head coach Chuck Bristol ... Attained track team's Most Valuable Athlete Award in senior season ... Helped lead 2012 track team to a state qualifier berth ... Participated in school's band, drama club, student council, and Rachel's Challenge ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Son of John and Laura Miles ... Has two sisters ... Majoring in forensic chemistry and biochemistry.