Grant Ward
Grant Ward
Year: So.
Hometown: West Liberty, Ohio
High School: Benjamin Logan


5K: 17:42 at Columbus State Invitational (Columbus, Ohio), Sept. 22, 2018

8K: 29:16.7 at Great Lakes Regional (Shelbyville, Ind.), Nov. 10, 2018

2018: Competed in all seven races … finished first on the team five times and second twice … set an 8K PR of 29:16.7 at the Great Lakes Regional in the final race of the season … set a 5K personal record at the Columbus State Invitational on Sept. 22 with a time of 17:42 … finished first on the team in his first collegiate race at the Battle for Columbus on Aug. 31 (18:16.6) … led the Crusaders at the Bethany Invitational on Sept. 8 with a time of 31:00, his first 8K race … paced Capital at the OAC Championships with a time of 30:10.1 on Oct. 27.

Personal: Majoring in business with a sports management minor … parents are Dianna and Dale … attended Benjamin Logan High School where he ran cross country and track and played football and basketball … member of National Honors Society … career goal is to become a high school athletic director … hobbies include playing sports, cornhole and disk golf.