Willie Milam

In search of the greatest chocolate chip pancakes
Lake Oswego, OR Gonzaga University Boulder, CO

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Willie Milam

A lifelong Oregonian, Willie attended Jesuit High School in Beaverton amd was a standout runner in both cross country and track. After high school, his talents took him to Gonzaga University, where he would earn a degree in Finance and Economics, and continue on after undergrad to earn an MBA, all while becoming the most decorated track and field athlete in school history. He would go on to set various school records in track and cross country, and earn all-conference honors in cross country. Willie…

About Willie

  • Coach: Richey Hansen
  • Training group: Roots Running Project
  • Philanthropic involvement: Livestrong Foundation, Children's Cancer Association, Friends of the Children
  • Favorite foods: Chocolate Chip Pancakes
  • Hobbies: Netflix, Reading (Currently Boys in the Boat, Kings of the Road, and Running with the Buffaloes), Wasting time on the Internet, Eating
  • Favorite TV show: Parks and Recreation and 30 Rock
  • Favorite movie: Too many to choose - I'll watch anything except horror
  • Dream vacation: Cruise around the Mediterranean
  • Favorite place to compete: Indoor Track - University of Washington (Dempsey) Outdoor Track - Stanford University XC/Roads - Bloomsday (Spokane)
  • Favorite holiday: Christmas
  • Warm up song: N/A - I enjoy talking to teammates, warming up with others and talking. Keeping the mood light and having fun
  • I most enjoy competing against: Scott Fauble
  • Highschool PR: 1500 - 4:00; 3000 - 8:46
  • Sports teams: Blazers, Redskins, GU Bulldogs
  • Common indulgence: Chocolate Chip Pancakes
  • Favorite animal: Pugs​

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