Oliver Book
Oliver Book

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Starlight, Ind.

High School:
Our Lady of Providence

Event:
Distance

Major:
Arch Eng. Tech.


05/14/2014

Bearcats Handout 17 Team Awards at Banquet

Josh Province was award the prestigious Gettler Spirit of Track & Field Award and was also named Most Improved.

05/02/2014

Province Wins Hammer Throw, Bearcats Thrive in the Rain

Josh Province won the hammer throw with a personal-record toss on 189' 4.5

04/11/2014

Dangel Breaks UC Pole Vault Record at All-Ohio Championships

Josh Dangel broke the school's 20-year old pole vault record with a clearance of 17' 10.25".

03/22/2014

Dangel Wins Pole Vault at Alabama Relays

The Bearcats opened up the 2014 season at the Alabama Relays on Friday.

02/27/2014

Cincinnati Treks to Inaugural AAC Championships

The Bearcats look to make their mark at the first American Athletic Conference Indoor Championships.

Personal Bests
Indoor
Mile 4:12.67 1/10/2014
3,000m 8:26.24 1/29/2011
Outdoor
1,500m 3:56.09 5/10/2013
5,000m 14:44.67 3/19/2011
3,000m SC 9:17.17 4/27/2013


2013-14 (R-Senior): Took second in the mile at the Akron Dual with a career-best time of 4:12.67...finished fifth in the 5,000-meter run at the Alabama Relays with a career-best time of 14:43.80...claimed sixth in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the American Outdoor Championships.

2012-13 (R-Junior):
Finished second in the 3000m steeplechase at the Oliver Nickoloff Invitational...won the 3000m steeplechase at the Miami Redhawk Invitational with a personal-best time of 9:17.17.

2011-12 (Junior): Redshirted.

2010-11 (Sophomore): Finished fourth in the 3000m and third as a leg on the distance medley relay at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships...won the mile at Hoosier Hills...ran a personal-best 5000m of 14:44.67 to win the 5000m at the UC Early Bird...claimed fourth in the 5000m at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships.

2009-10 (Freshman):Won the 5000m at the Raleigh Relays...took third in the 5000m at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships...finished second at the Cardinal Classic.

High School Records:
Mile - 4:20
Two mile - 9:36

Personal : Born Sept. 11, 1990....son of James and Cheryl Book.