Christopher Rumpl
Christopher Rumpl
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Kenmore, NY
High School: Kenmore East
Major: Exercise & Sports Sciences

2013: Competed in four events and the AMCC Championship. At the AMCC's was the Spartans' second finisher placing 29th (37th overall) with a career-best 8-kilometer time of 29:38.

 

Previous DYC Awards: MIP (2013), Spartan Award (2014)

High School Sports: Soccer (2 years), Rugby (3 years), Track (1 year), Cross Country (1 year)

High School Awards: Devil Award, MIP, Blue Devil Award

Club Teams Before DYC: Kenmore Soccer and Town of Tonawanda Baseball

Favorite Sport Other Than Cross Country: Soccer

Nicknames: Rump, Rumpy, Rumpl dumple, Rumplestiltskin, Golden Boy

Role Model: BATMAN

Favorite Athletes: Michael Jordan, Lionel Messi, Usain Bolt

Career Goals: To be able to help people

Why DYC: Why not

Favorite Thing About Your Sport: Staying very fit and bonding with everyone

Favorite Moment Playing Your Sport: Sprinting past all the people that feel like they're about to place well until I fly past them and ruin their day

Favorite Quote: "I am not a champion, but I behave that I am one which makes me even better than one." - Chris Rumpl

An Interesting/Unique Fact About You: I ran my first triathlon last year and came in first place for my age group. Also I have played rugby in Scotland

Personal: Son of Robert and Carol Rumpl