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Zach Alexander
Zach Alexander
Year: Sr. (R)
Hometown: Tiffin, Ohio
High School: Old Fort
Position: Distance

2015-16: Outdoor:  Registered five top-10 efforts in the 800 meters, including winning with a season-best time of 1:51.95 at the Ashland Alumni Open (April 30)...member of 4x400 relays squads at the Northeast Ohio Quad (April 16) and Ashland Alumni Open (April 30)...placed 10th in the 800 meters at the Mid-American Conference Championships in 1:53.66...Indoor:  Had three top 10 performances in the mile and 3,000 meters...finished seventh in the mile at the Zips Invitational (Feb. 19) in 4:23.63, while placing eighth in the 3,000 meters in 9:12.21...posted a season-best time (8:51.83) in the 3,000 meters at the Kent State Dual (Jan. 22), while registering fastest time in the mile (4:20.84) at the Spire Invitational (Feb. 13)...Cross Country: Made only appearance of the fall at the All-Ohio Championships and ran the course in 27:15.75.

2014-15: Indoor: Finished fourth in the mile at the Zips Invitational (Feb. 20) in 4:32.00…ran the 1,000 meters in 2:31.01 at the Spire Invitational (Feb. 14)...Outdoor: Placed 10th and 13th, respectively, in the 3,000 and 1,500 meters at the Northeast Ohio Quad (April 2) in 9:08 and 4:08.22...Cross Country: Competed at the All-Ohio Championship crossing the line in 27:34.84.

2013-14: Cross Country... competed in five of six races ... placed 32nd overall at the Tommy Evans Invitational (Sept. 5) with a 4-mile time of 22:16 ... ran a season-best time of 26:27.04 in the 8K at the Bluegrass Invitational (Sept. 14) ... Outdoor... ran in the 1,500m at the Campbell/Wright Invitational (May 10), placing sixth with a time of 4:02.47 ... crossed the finish line in 16:22.08 for the 5,000m at the Ashland Alumni Open (Apr. 26).

2012-13
: Indoor... ran the first leg of the Zips' DMR team that placed third at the MAC Championships (Feb. 22) with a collective time of 10:05.82 ... DMR squad finished fourth (10:02.29) at the SPIRE D1 Invitational (Feb. 8) ... clocked a season-best time of 1:57.78 in the 800-meters at the Zips Open (Feb. 15) ... finished the mile in 4:24.55 at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 2).

at Old Fort HS
: School record holder and All-Ohio runner in the 800-meters (1:56) ... three-time Academic All-Ohio honoree ... ran a top time of 4:27 in the 1,600-meters ... helped lead his team to the district championship as a senior ... team MVP ... also lettered three years in basketball.

Personal
: Parents are Rob and Anna Alexander ... born July 27, 1993 ... has a twin brother, Nathan, and a younger brother, Adam ... intends to major in mechanical engineering.

PERSONAL RECORDS  
Indoor Mark Date (Meet)
800m 1:57.78 Feb. 15, 2013 (Zips Open)
Mile 4:24.55 Feb. 2, 2013 (Akron Invitational)