Kurt Wende
Kurt Wende

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Williamsville, N.Y.

High School:
Williamsville North HS

Position:
Distance

Birthdate:
10/01/1988

Major:
Health Science


2008-09:
Indoor: Finished fourth in the 3,000 meter at the Fordham Invite (12/5)... ran a season-best time of 4:28.29 in the mile at the Metropolitan Championships (1/29)... placed 32nd in the mile at the Gotham Cup (1/16).

2007-08:
Took 11th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the America East Outdoor Championships... placed 17th in the 3,000-meter at the America East Indoor Championships... finished 42nd at the America East XC Championships... finished 30th in the 800-meter at the Gotham Cup... finished 11th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the SCSU Invitational... crossed 21st in the 1,500-meter at the UMASS Invitational.

High School:
A four-year letterwinner in cross country and track at Williamsville North High School... competed in the 4X400-meter, 4X800-meter, 800-meter, 1,600-meter, 5k and cross country... member of 2005 Section 6 Class AA Cross Country Championship team... state qualifier in 4x400-meter relay as a senior... two-time Buffalo News Runner of the Week... two-time cross country team captain.

Personal:
Reinhardt Kurt Wende... born October 1, 1988, in Williamsville, N.Y... son of Nancy Elizabeth Bogner and Reinhardt... brother of Jacob... majoring in health science.