Andrew Rus
Andrew Rus
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Highland Heights, Ohio
High School: Mayfield
Event(s): Middle Distance

PERSONAL RECORDS

800m: 2:18.77 at the Findlay Indoor Classic (Findlay, Ohio), Jan. 29-30, 2016

1,000m: 3:02.18 at the Otterbein Invitational (Westerville, Ohio), Jan. 16, 2016

1,500m: 4:36.00 at the Otterbein Twilight Invitational (Westerville, Ohio), April 20, 2018

MILE: 5:02.11 at the Joe Banks Invitational (Ada, Ohio), Feb. 3, 2018

3,000m: 10:20.94 at the Otterbein Indoor Meet (Westerville, Ohio), Jan. 13, 2018

5,000m: 17:58.46 at the Otterbein April Fools Invitational (Westerville, Ohio), March 30, 2018

3,000S: 10:53.86 at the DIII All-Ohio Outdoor Championships (Delaware, Ohio), April 14, 2018


2017-18 (outdoor): Academic All-OAC … competed in distance events … placed third in the 1,500-meter race at the Muskie Invite (April 7-8) with a time of 4:36.79 and placed seventh in the 800-meter race with a time of 2:23.41 at the same meet. 

2017-18 (indoor): Competed in distance events … placed fifth in the mile at the OAC South Split Meet with a time of 5:09.60 … part of the ninth-place distance medley relay team that ran an 11:23.92 at the OAC Indoor Championships (Feb. 23-24). 

2016-17 (outdoor): Competed twice in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a personal record of 11:17.46 at the Emory Invitational (March 17-18). 

2016-17 (indoor): Participated in the 3000- and 5000-meter runs as well as the mile ... finished sixth in the mile with a time of 5:13.78 at the OAC South Split Meet (January 20).

2015-16 (indoor): Middle to long distance specialist … opened his career with a fourth-place finish in the 4x400-meter relay and then ran to a sixth-place finish in the one mile (5:20.66) during the Capital Challenge (1/8) … ran a season-best 5:14.53 in the mile at the Rick Meindl Last Call meet (2/20).

2015-16 (outdoor): Ran the 1,500-meter event twice and the 800-meter run once.

Personal: Majoring in business management ... parents are Ivan and Colene Rus ... attended Mayfield High School ... member of the phi kappa psi fraternity.