Name: Matthew Piercy
Year at Creighton: Freshman
Field of Study: Business (Marketing/Finance)
High School/Previous School Attended: Jesuit High School
Cross Country Personal Records: 16:00(5K) 16:35(3 mile) 12:51(4K)
Track and Field Personal Records: 8:49(3000m) 4:10(1500m)
Favorite Place in the World to Run: Nike World Campus, Portland, OR
Interesting Fact: Competitive swimming since I was 9. Went to 7 state meets as an age group swimmer. Won state in Track and Field as a team in 2013. My best friend is a girl named Megan.
Why you run: I run because it’s a physically challenging sport, and because it helps me focus on my goals.