Justin Gillette is a Goshen marathoner who is ranked fifth in the world in total marathon victories, with 75 to his credit. He is younger than all of the runners who are ranked in the top four. He currently holds 15 course records and has a best time of 2:25:44. He is featured in the documentary The Last Mile. Justin is a graduate of Goshen College.
Erick McCollum graduated from GC in 2010 Since graduation, he has played basketball professionally for some of the top basketball teams in Greece and Israel.
This year, McCollum, who is 25, is playing for Apollon Patra, a team in the Greek Basketball League.The league is ranked as one of the top three leagues in Europe. McCollum had intended to play professional ball in Turkey this year, but after a preseason tournament with the Best Balikesir Basketball Club, he received an offer to play in Greece.
Errick McCollum II holds the single season and career scoring records in basketball at Goshen College. In the spring of his senior year in 2010, as a 6’1” guard, he executed a soaring dunk that became an ESPN SportsCenter’s Top 10 play.