David Oswald
David Oswald
Year: So.
Hometown: Hamburg, NY
High School: Hamburg
Major: Biology

2017: First season as a Spartan; Ran in six races; Ran best 5k time (19:08) at the Meghan Memorial; Ran best 8k time (30:32) at the AMCC Championship; Finished fourth overall at the Meghan Memorial and as the top overall Spartan runner four times


High School Sports: Cross Country (2 years) - Most Improved, ECIC Division All-Star; Indoor Track & Field (3 years); Outdoor Track & Field (4 years); Soccer (2 years)

Favorite Sport Other Than Cross Country: Football

Nickname: Ozzy

Role Models: Parents, Coach Joe Vella

Favorite Athletes: Dez Bryant, Exekiel Elliot, Dak Prescott

Career Goals: Transfer into the Physical Therapy program and graduate

Why D'Youville: There are many different medical routes I could choose from. It was close and had a family feel

Favorite Thing About Cross Country: It takes mental strength and fortitude and what you put into it is what you get out of it

Favorite Moment Running Cross Country: Out sprinting a runner at the end of the ECIC race for an All-Star spot

Favorite Quote: "Go as long as you can and then take another step."

Personal: Son of Ronald and Jackie Oswald