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Joe Beamish
Class: SR
Major: Accounting
Hometown: Dunedin, New Zealand
Previous School: John McGlashan

2016 at Taylor: Emerged as strong second runner for Trojans until injury cut season short … Competed in first four races of the season … Notched personal-best time of 25:37.3 at Bethel Invite during final outing of year … Bethel Invite time marked second-straight sub-25:45 effort … Crossed under 26:35 in all four outings … Finished as TU’s second-fastest individual in all four races … Finished top-15 in all four events, including a trio of top-10’s and two top-five efforts … Ran eighth and ninth-fastest individual times of the season for Trojans … Named NAIA Scholar-Athlete and Academic All-Crossroads League.

2015 at Taylor: Made major strides in second season with program … Took the course in all seven races for TU … Ran season-best mark of 26:06.8 to finish seventh overall at Bethel Invite … Racked up four sub-27:00 performances … Posted eighth, 10th and 12th fastest individual times of the season for Taylor …  Scored in five-of-seven meets for Trojans … Opened season by crossing inside team’s top-three finishers in three-of-four races … Claimed five top-50 showings … Ended 33rd overall at Crossroads League Championships … Finished 196th at NAIA National Championships.

2014 at Taylor: Competed in three races for Trojans during rookie season … Took 13th-of-101 overall and was TU’s fourth-best finisher at Ray Bullock Invite to open career … Ended 49th at Crossroads League Championships ... Crossed tape with sub-28:00 time in all three outings … Logged season-best mark of 27:45.7 in season-opener.

Prep: Earned six varsity letters for Richard Barker during time at John McGlashan High in home country of New Zealand … Also raced at club level for Hill City University … Claimed New Zealand High School Steeplechase Championship.

Personal: Son of Philip and Anne Beamish … Majoring in accounting … Minoring in finance.

2017 Men's Cross Country Roster
Roster for 2017 Men's Cross Country Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Sam BakerFR  Carmel, INCarmel
Joe BeamishSR  Dunedin, New ZealandJohn McGlashan
Micah BraggJR  Xenia, OHDayton Christian
Ben ByrdJR  Danville, INCovenant Christian
Stephen ChoSR  Fishers, INHamilton Southeastern
Alec DeVriesSR  Sioux City, IASioux City Bishop Heelan Catholic
Joey FergusonJR  Chanhassen, MNChanhassen
Daniel GerberFR  Danville, INDanville
Seth HardenJR  Arlington Heights, ILJohn Hersey
Sam HardyFR  North Muskegon, MINorth Muskegon
Garrett HendersonSO  Greenwood, INGreenwood
Tyler KoteskeySR  Fort Wayne, INHomestead
Connor LeggeSO  Midland, MIMidland
Shauntis LewisSO  Fort Wayne, INSnider
Landry LongJR  Whiteland, INWhiteland Community
Wes NoyesSR  Wheaton, ILWheaton North
Reid OttoSO  Carmel, INCarmel
Josh RothFR  Fishers, INFishers
Luke RovenstineFR  Overland Park, KSKansas City Christian
Andrew RunionFR  Fishers, INFishers
Kyle SheltonSR  Channahon, ILMinooka Community
Hunter SmithSO  Greenwood, INGreenwood
Jonathan TaylorSR  LaGrange, KYPortland Christian