Jacob Franklin
Jacob  Franklin

RS Senior

Seattle, Wash.

High School:



Computer Engineering


Conference-Best 273 Bearcats Named American Athletic All-Academic

Cincinnati led the league for the second year in a row and increased its total by 28


Another Semester in the Books, More Records for Bearcats Student-Athletes


CHAMPIONS! Women Capture American Outdoor Crown

Javette Lee captures 100m hurdles, chips in 19 team points in close overall victory


T&F: Echikunwoke Captures Conference Gold in Hammer Throw

Sophomore won with a huge PR to lead the first day of action for the Bearcats


T&F: Valles Claims Penn Relays Title in Pole Vault

Bearcats also claim 13 PR's and six wins in Oxford

TFRRS Results Page: Franklin

2015-16 SEASON
2015 XC (SR): One of only two runners on the squad to race in all six meets on the year… posted four Top 50 finishes, highlighted by a 28th-place showing at the Queen City Invitational… finished third on the team at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional… finished in the Top 5 on the team in five of the six races he ran

2014-15 SEASON
2015 OUT (SR): Redshirted.
2015 IN (SR): Did not compete.
2014 XC (JR): Participated in six events, finishing among the team’s Top 5 scorers three times… placed 19th overall at the American Cross Country Championships to help the team to runner-up honors… seventh on the team that captured the Friendship Invitational, where he was 11th overall… finished 93rd at the NCAA Great Lake Regional event.

2013-14 SEASON
2014 OUT (JR): One place from scoring at the American Outdoor Championships as he finished ninth in the 10,000m run… clocked at 10,000m time of 31:56.18 at the Oliver Nikoloff to set a personal-best and record the 25th-fastest time in program history.
2014 IN (JR): Redshirted.
2013 XC (SO): Took part in four meets, finishing a season-best 19th overall at the All-Ohio Championships… just missed the Top 7 for the Bearcats at the American Cross Country Championships, placing 45th overall and eighth among entered Bearcats… was the third finisher for UC in the first two meets of the year.

2012-13 SEASON
2013 OUT (SO): Claimed third place in the 10,000-meter run at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships.
2013 IN (SO): Ran the 3,000m race twice during the season… improved his time in the second race, clocking 9:06.47 at the UC/Miami Dual.
2012 XC (FR): Raced six times during the season and finished among the Top 7 in all six… scored at the BIG EAST Championships as the fifth finisher (70th overall) for UC… seventh finisher for the Bearcats when they won the All-Ohio Championships… finished a season-best 38th at the Queen City Invitational.

2011-12 SEASON
2012 OUT (FR): Claimed sixth in the 10,000m run at the Miami Invitational… took sixth place in the 5,000m run at the RedHawk Invitational and the Cardinal Twilight… placed ninth in the 3,000m steeplechase, running a personal-best 10:21.72.
2012 IN (FR): Raced once during the season, competing in the 3,000m run at the Buckeye Tune-Up.

Personal Bests – Indoors:
3,000m Run: 9:06.47 (UC/Miami Dual – 3/1/13)

Personal Bests – Outdoors:
3,000m SC: 10:21.72 (Oliver Nikoloff Invite – 3/31/12)
5,000m Run: 15:18.48 (All-Ohio Championships – 4/12/14)
10,000m Run: 31:56.18 (Oliver Nikoloff Invite – 3/28/14) – UC #25