Jacob Buhler
 Jacob Buhler
Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Military, North Dakota

High School:
Red River

Height:
6-0

Position:
Distance


At Utah Valley ...
SENIOR ~ (2010): (INDOOR) Placed second in the 5000m run at the GWC Indoor Championships at USD with a time of 15:09.40, ninth in the 3000m run (8:53.38), and 10th in the 1-mile run (4:31.80) ... was UVU's top performer in the 5000m run on the season with a time of 15:09.40 ... (OUTDOOR) had a huge outdoor season where he broke all three distance school records (3000, 5000, 10,000) ... broke the 3000m record in Cedar City with a time of 8:32.30, the 5000m record in Los Angeles (14:34.40), and the 10,000m record at the prestigious Mt. SAC Relays in Walnut, Calif. (30:13.98) ... just missed qualifying for the NCAA West Regional in the 10,000m run ... placed second in both the 5000m and 10,000m runs at the GWC Outdoor Championships in Yankton, S.D. with times of 15:04.14 and 30:52.50 to help his team repeat as conference champions ... was UVU's top distance runner all season long.

REDSHIRT/JUNIOR ~ (2009): (INDOOR) Redshirted the indoor season ... (OUTDOOR) {Junior Season} named to the Great West Conference All-Academic Team ... placed 6th in the 10000m run (33:29.62) and 8th in the 5000m run (15:24.74) at the GWC Outdoor Championships in Houston, Texas ... at UCLA ran the 5000m run in 14:43.68 ... at the SUU Invitational finished the 3000m run with a time of 8:59.58.

SOPHOMORE ~ (2008): (INDOOR) Ran the 1 mile (4:35.09) at the BYU Invite ... at the Snake River Invite placed 5th (8:59.42) in the 3000m ... improved his time on the mile run (4:29.10) at the Blue & Orange Invite ... (OUTDOOR) placed 8th (15:41.39) in the 5000m at the BYU Robison Invite ... ran the 5000m (15:09.14) at the UCLA Invite ... took 4th place in the 3000m (9:06.07) at the SUU-UVU Dual ... at the National Athletic Conference Championships placed 5th in the 5000m (15:56.40).

Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Red River High School ... was all-region and all-state in 2003 and 2004 ... and was all-state in the 4x800 in 2003 and 2004.

Personal ...
Graduated from Red River High School in 2005 with a 3.7 GPA ... he enjoys basketball, swimming, camping, hiking and cars ... parents are William and Teri Buhler.