|Hometown:||Ballston Spa, N.Y.|
|High School:||Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake|
- Competed in five events during debut season.
- Ran 8K PR time of 30:12.9 at the Anderson Invitational (9/23).
- Ran in the open race at the National Catholic Invitational, clocking a five-mile time of 30:51.4 (9/15).
- Posted 5K time of 18:11 at first collegiate race in the Little Three Championship (9/2).
Qualified for New York State Cross Country Championships in sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... helped his team to a state Class B title in 2016 ... part of a team that placed second at 2016 Federation Championships and also sixth at the 2016 Nike Cross Country Regional Championships ... finished third in Section II steeplechase meet ... scholar-athlete award winner ... earned Chip Button Award, awarded to Burnt Hills-Ballston Lake H.S. senior for leadership skills as voted on by teammates.
Son of Jill and Zach Gobel ... International studies major ... has two siblings, Rece and Tate ... father played football at Springfield College.