|Hometown:||Johns Creek, Ga.|
Junior Year (2016-17): Finished 29th with a 5K time of 18:13.5 at the Gene Mullin Cross Country Invitational…scored a 13th place finish in the 800m at the SoCon Indoor Championships, turning in a time of 1:59.63…placed 24th in the 800m at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational with a time of 2:01.00…posted a time of 2:04.66 in the 800m at the SoCon Outdoor Championships, finishing 18th…placed 20th with a time of 2:04.07 in the 800m at the USC Outdoor Open…named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.
Sophomore Year (2015-16): Posted a season-best 5K time of 16:16.1 to place 36th at the Queens Twilight cross country meet…finished seventh in the mile (4:41.7) at the JDL Indoor College Kick Off Classic…recorded a season PR of 2:00.2 in the 800m at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational…placed 14th with a time of 2:01.6 in the 800m at the league indoor meet…finished 12th with a time of 4:12.5 in the 1,500m at the Beynon Catamount Outdoor Classic.
Freshman Year (2014-15): Placed fifth in the 800m (1:59.92) at the High Point Team Challenge during the indoor season…finished 12th (2:00.23) in the 800m at the SoCon Indoor Championships…named to the Southern Conference Academic Honor Roll.
High School: Co-Captained his Northview team to a region championship and a third-place finish at the state championship…was the region runner-up in the 800m…competed on Northview’s DMR and 4x1600m teams that hold the school record…member of Northview’s region champion and state runner-up mock trial team…served as student organizer and a mentor for the Will-to-Live Foundation, helping to raise over $100k to raise awareness of and prevent teen suicide.
Personal: Hayden Cox was born on September 13, 1995 in Atlanta, GA…son of David and Leslie Cox…is undecided on his major.