|High School:||Pope John XXIII|
Honors & Awards
- Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2013)
Peter Spinks added depth to the Nebraska cross country team in 2014 while building endurance for track season.
Spinks competed in all four regular-season meets for the Big Red...opened the season by finishing ninth in the University Division in a time of 19:50.78 at the season-opening Augustana Twilight in Sioux Falls, S.D...finished as NU’s No. 11 runner and 34th overall (27:01.00) at the Woody Greeno/Nebraska Invitational at Pioneers Park...was NU’s No. 11 runner at the Roy Griak Invitational in Minneapolis on Sept. 28, before closing the regular season as Nebraska’s No. 8 finisher at the Tim Young Invitational in Vermillion, S.D...finished 15th overall in a time of 26:20.85...earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the fall of 2013.
Before Nebraska (Pope John XXIII)
Spinks posted a 5K personal-best of 16:20 on the cross country course for Pope John XXIII High School...added outdoor personal-best times of 4:18.00 in the 1,600 meters, 6:14.90 in the 2,000-meter steeplechase and 9:41.80 in the 3,200 meters...took eighth in the 1,600 at the 2013 New Jersey Non-Public A Group Outdoor State Championships.
Peter Spinks was born Jan. 31, 1995...son of Ted and Jennifer Spinks...majoring in mechanical engineering.