2017-18: Competed in five races during the fall season of his freshman campaign, posting a pair of top-five finishes for the Blue Devils … posted a top-five overall finish in the first race of his collegiate career with a 6K time of 18:28 on his way to a fifth-place finish, helping Duke secure a first-place shutout victory in the Bull City Classic (9/1) to open the season … finished 10th overall at the Winthrop Invitational (9/16) with an 8K time of 26:15.22 to help the Blue Devils claim a first-place team victory … posted his second top-five finish for the Blue Devils in the Roy Griak Invitational (9/23) with an 8K time of 26:53.7 as Duke finished in seventh place … recorded an 8K time of 25:50.92 in the ECU Pirates Invite (10/13) as the Blue Devils went on to secure a first-place team victory … eclipsed a personal-best 8K time at the ACC Championships, finishing with a time of 25:20.5.
Prior to Duke: Lettered all four years in both cross country and track and field under Jonathan Dalby at Mountain Vista High School…First-Team All-State in Cross Country in both 2015 and 2016…Individual State Runner-up in Cross Country in 2016…NXR Southwest All-Region Second-Team and Foot Locker Midwest All-Region Second Team in 2016…Helped Mountain Vista win Cross Country Team State Championships in 2014, 2015, and 2016…NXR Southwest Cross Country Team Champions in 2015...Helped his team finish 12th at NXN as well as finishing 93rd in the individual standings…Named All-State in the 1600m and the 4x800m in 2016…National Honor Society Vice President…National Merit Commended Scholar and AP Scholar.
Personal: Son of Chris and Kimberly Romine…Born April 3rd, 1999…Has one older brother Nicholas
Cross Country PRs
3 Mile- 14:32 (High School)
5K- 15:28 (High School)
8K - 25:20.5 (10/27/2017)
1,600m- 4:14.35 (2/10/2018)
3,000m- 8:27.46 (2/17/2018)
1,600m- 4:20 (High School - altitude)
3,200m- 9:19 (High School)
5,000m- 14:40.41 (4/26/2018)