|Hometown:||Saint Marys, Pa.|
|High School:||Elk County Catholic|
As a Junior (2013)
Finished second on the team and 227th overall with a time of 35:06.0 at the Northeast Regionals ... finished with the third best time on the team and 105th overall, coming in at 26:57.9 at the Atlantic 10 Championships ... finished fourth on the team at the Little Three Invitational with a 21st-place time of 17:17.0 … led the Brown and White as the team's best runner at the Seton Hill Griffin Classic, finishing in fourth overall at 29:36.6 and led the Bonnies to their first invitational win in over 10 years.
As a Sophomore (2012)
Began the season recovering from off-season hip surgery and finished as the team’s top runner … came in seventh on the team with a time of 18:03 at the Little Three Invitational … finished fifth on the team with a time of 28:24 at the National Catholic Championships… became the top-runner when he paced the team with a 27:49 finish at the Mason Invitational … again led the team with a 26:59 performance, the fourth best 8k performance in school history at the Gettysburg Invitational … finished with a time of 28:10 at the Atlantic 10 Championships, the best on the team … finished the season by breaking the school 10k record with a 33:45 performance at Northeast Regionals.
As a Freshman (2011)
Ran through a hip injury through the entirety of his freshman season, but still managed to be one of the top three runners in six of the seven meets the team participated in … posted the team’s second-fastest 5k time of the season with a 16:37 at the Mount St. Mary’s Invitational … finished third and fourth on the team in the Little Three and Paul Short invitationals with times of 30:10 and 30:06, respectively … finished 98th in the Albany Invitational with a time of 28:14 … posted his fastest 8k time of the season at the Atlantic 10 Championships with a time of 27:33 … ended his freshman season with a 36:36 time in the 10k Northeast Regionals, good for second on the team and 211th overall.
Closed out a four-year cross country career by finishing third overall at the PIAA State Championships with a time of 16:04, helping Elk County place 17th overall ... earned a District 9 Cross Country Championship in his final season to go with medalist honors in the District's 3,200m Outdoor Championship as a junior.
Son of Laura and Raymond Funaki ... has four siblings, Amber, Cassandra, Vincent and Julian ... majoring in sociology.