The 5-foot-11, 160-pound senior won both the 110-meter high hurdles and the 300-meter intermediate hurdles at the state Meet of Champions in 2019. Wood also placed fifth in the 400 hurdles at the 2019 USATF Junior Olympic Championships in the 17-18 age group. During this spring’s shortened season, he clocked a time of 38.45 seconds in the 300 hurdles, which ranked as the nation’s No. 24 performance among prep competitors in 2020.
Wood has maintained a weighted 4.54 GPA in the classroom. He has signed a National Letter of Intent to compete in track and field on scholarship at Stanford University.
Also a talented musician, Wood is president of his school’s French Club and has volunteered on behalf of multiple community service initiatives with the National Honor Society.