Hometown: Akron, OH
High School: Walsh Jesuit
Krakora began his career at the Flyer 5k. Here he ran 17:29.2. At the National Catholic invitational he ran 27:12 setting his 8k best. He concluded his season running at the All-Ohio Championships crossing the line in 27:43.
• Competed in the Ohio High School Cross Country, D-1 State Championships in each of his four years at Walsh Jesuit HS.
• Ran a personal best 15:43/5K for 13th overall place in the 2011 D-1 State Championships; the 12th fastest time run among seniors from all three divisions.
• A member of “Team Ohio” in its win over the all-star teams from Michigan, Indiana, & Illinois in the 2011 Mid-East Championships.
• Holds a 15:40/5K personal best, set at the 2011 Galion Cross Country Festival
• Holds a Track personal best time, from his junior year, of 9:47 for 3200m.
Son of Kevin and Bethany Krakora...has a younger brother John...born July 15, 1993...Intended College Major: Engineering.