Cross Country

AlexJustus

  • position Distance/XC
  • class Sophomore
  • Hometown Maineville, Ohio
  • High school Kings High School

https://www.tfrrs.org/athletes/7891472/Kentucky/Alex_Justus.html 

Academic Accolades 

  • SEC First Year Academic Honor Roll – 2022 

2021-22 (Freshman) 

Outdoor 

  • Ran second 800m personal best of the season at SEC Championships (1:49.70) 
  • Placed second in the 800m at the Kentucky Invitational 
  • Finished third in the 800m at the Black and Gold Invite 

Indoor 

  • Placed third in the 1000m (2:27.88) and ran in the mile at the Vanderbilt Invitational 
  • Ran in the seventh place DMR at SEC Championships 

Cross Country 

  • Ran in the men’s open 8K at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational 
  • Finished first among UK true freshmen and in the top 30 in the Missouri Opener 6K (18:48.6) 

High School 

  • National Merit Scholar 
  • New Balance All American in the 4x800m 
  • Indoor state champion in the 800m and 4x800m 
  • Outdoor state runner up in the 800m 

Personal 

  • Birthday: February 16 
  • Parents: Ginger and Rob Justus 
  • Sibling: Zack Justus 
  • Major: Biology: Pre-Med 
  • Hobbies: Playing and watching sports, watching movies and playing video games 
  • Favorite sports teams: Cleveland Browns, any UK team 
  • Fun fact: Lived in Germany for three years 
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