Men's Track & Field
Zack Beavin - Men's Track & Field - University of Kentucky Athletics


  • class Senior
  • Previous School Belmont University
  • High school St. Xavier

Collegiate Bests
Mile: 4:28.42 | 3k: 8:27.22 | 5k: 14:33.40 | 10k: 30:31.42

Cross Country – 33rd at NCAA Southeast Regional Championships with a 10k time of 30:31.80 … Placed 18th at SEC Championships as UK’s No. 2 finisher with an 8k best 24:10.40, helping UK to a fourth-place team finish

Outdoor – 10k season-best, 30:42.23, came at Penn Relays … 5k season-best, 14:44.51 came in second-place performance at Oliver Nikoloff Invitational
Indoor – Ran a 5k PR of 14:33.40 at the Hoosier Open in December … 19th in the 5k at SECs
Cross Country
 – One of Kentucky’s top finishers for most of the cross country season, running a 8k best of 24:58.5 for 16th place at the SEC Championships in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Outdoor – A 10k specialist, running a season-best of 30:31.42 at the Penn Relays to finish 20th … Placed 13th in the 10k at the SEC Championships.
Indoor – 
Ran a season-best 3k time of 8:27.22 at the Hoosier Hills meet.
Cross Country – UK’s No. 3 finisher at four of six meets … Season-best 8,000-meter time 24:47.9 came at home meet, Bluegrass Invitational … Competed at both the NCAA Southeast Regional and SEC Championships.

Prior to UK
A distance specialist, Zack transfers to UK from Belmont University where he posted personal bests on 30:34.95 in the 10k, 14:46.97 in the 5k and 8:28.84 in the 3k in his first year of collegiate action … A prep teammate of Wildcat Matt Hillenbrand, Zack set personal bests of 4:22.41 in the 1600m and 9:13.15 in the 3200m for St. Xavier High School … He was 2012 Kentucky High School Senior Distance Runner of the Year.

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