2009 XC: Strong performer for the Spartans ... Recorded best time, 26:13.20, at Charlotte Invitational (10/17) en route to a 33rd-place finish ... The third Spartan to cross the finish line as he finished 16th at the A-Sun Championships (10/31) ... Best finish of the season came at the USC Upstate Invitational (10/17), when he finished seventh ... Posted a 15th-place finish at the Eye Opener (9/5). Before USC Upstate: A three-year letterman in cross country at Carlisle ... Placed second in the 3200 meters and seventh in the 1600 meters as a senior at the Mid-Penn Championships ... Finished with times of 9:33.49 in the 3200 meters and 4:28.59 in the 1600 meters, helping Carlisle secure a ninth-place finish ... Boasted a time of 16:22.41 in the 5,000-meters during his senior season ... A two-time PIAA District 3 medalist and state qualifier in track and field. Personal: Born on May 31, 1990... Son of Joseph and Sue Dennison ... Has three brothers, Jamey, Tommy and Mikey... Majoring in business administration ... Favorite TV Show is "Family Guy" ... Favorite actress is Megan Fox Favorite food is pizza ... Favorite movie is "Step Brothers" ... Hero growing up was Michael Jordan ... Enjoys running and playing guitar ... Mother, Sue, was a member of the cross country team at Kutztown University as well as a member of the cross country and track and field teams at Bloomsburg University.