Aaron Fox
Aaron Fox
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Commercial Point, Ohio
High School: Teays Valley
Event(s): Distance

PERSONAL RECORDS

500m: 1:16.05 at the Rick Meindl Last Call (Columbus, Ohio), Feb. 21, 2015

800m: 2:10.63 at the OWU Open (Delaware, Ohio), Feb. 13, 2015

1,000m: 2:45.21 at the Rick Meindl Last Call (Columbus, Ohio), Feb. 20, 2016

1,500m: 4:20.74 at the DIII All-Ohio Outdoor Championships (Delaware, Ohio), April 11, 2015

MILE: 4:46.04 at the Jessica Starks Open (Columbus, Ohio), Jan. 27, 2018

3,000m: 9:33.87 at the Jessica Starks Final Qualifier (Columbus, Ohio), March 4, 2016

5,000m: 16:09.33 at the OAC Indoor Championships (Berea, Ohio), Feb. 24-25, 2017

10,000m: 33:50.65 at the 49er Classic (Charlotte, NC), March 15-17, 2018


2017-18 (outdoor): Finished three events. 

2017-18 (indoor): Competed in distance events … won the 3,000-meter race with a time of 9:34.78 at the OAC South Split Meet (Jan. 19) … placed eighth and ninth in the 5,000-meter race in back-to-back meets at the Joe Banks Invitational (Feb. 3) and Rick Meindl Last Call (Feb. 16-17) with times of 16:36.31 and 16:16.91. 

2016-17 (outdoor): Recorded the fourth-fastest time in school history in the 10,000 meter run with a time of 34:07.71 on March 17 at the Emory Invite. 

2016-17 (indoor): Ran the fourth-fastest time in school history with a 16:09.33 in the 5000-meter run at the OAC Championships on February 25 ... time of 2:45.21 in the 1000-meters was eighth-fastest in school history, recorded at Rick Meindl Last Call on February 20 ... ran the ninth-best time in school history in the 3000-meters at the Jessica Starks Qualifier on March 4 (9:33.87). 

2015-16 (indoor): Placed inside the top-5 in each of his first four events competed in to open the indoor season, and a total of five top-5 finishes over the year … set a new personal record in the 1,000-meter run (2:45.21) at the Rick Meindl Last Call (2/20) … that time also places him eighth on the Capital top-10 list … highest individual placement came with a pair of second-place finishes, one in the DMR (11:24.81) at the Joe Banks Invitational (2/6) and then a runner-up placement in the 3,000-meter run (9:33.87) at the Jessica Starks Final Qualifier (3/4) … his 3,000 time was good for a ninth-place spot on the Capital top-10 list. 

2015-16 (outdoor): Primarily competed in the 5,000-meter run, which he ran three times … set a new PR in the 5,000 (16:32.27) in the outdoor season opener at the Emory Invitational (3/18). 

2014-15 (indoor & outdoor): ran a career-best time of 1:16.05 in the 500-meter run on Feb. 21 at the Capital Classic/Rick Meindl Invite ... raced a personal-best of 2:10.63 in the 800-meter run at the OWU Open on Feb. 13 ... recorded a personal-best in the 1,000-meter run at the OAC Indoor Conference Championships (Feb. 27-28) with a time of 2:46.82 ... ran a career-best time in the 1500-meter run (4:20.74) on April 11 at the DIII All-Ohio Outdoor Championships ... raced a personal-best mile time of 5:01.92, earning a tenth place finish at the Capital Challenge on Jan. 9. 

Personal: Majoring in exercise science ... parents are Thomas and Angela Fox ... a varsity athlete and honor student in high school ... career ambition is to become a physical therapist.