Alex Lomong
Alex  Lomong

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fork Union, Va.

High School:
Fork Union Military Academy

Event:
Distance

PRs
600m – 1:18.94
800m – 1:48.83
1,500m – 3:50.87
Mile – 4:13.58

2017 Outdoor (Freshman)
Garnered silver in the 800m run at the Baldy Castillo Invitational with a season-best time of 1:48.83 … claimed bronze in the 800m run at the Jesse Owens Classic (1:50.33) … helped the 4x800m relay to second-place finishes at the Florida Relays (7:24.03) and Tennessee Relays (7:31.37) … member of the 4x800m relay that placed fourth at the Drake Relays with a clocking of 7:26.14 … helped the distance medley relay squad to a seventh-place finish at the Drake Relays with a time of 10:01.17 … took 15th in the 800m run at the Big Ten Championships (1:49.92) … clocked a career-best 1,500m run time of 3:50.87 at the Raleigh Relays … represented Ohio State in the 800m run at the NCAA East Preliminaries.

2017 Indoor (Freshman)
Clocked the fifth-fastest 800m run time in program history in the preliminary rounds at the Big Ten Championships with a time of 1:49.38 … took eighth in the finals of the 800m run at the Big Ten Championships (1:49.91) … took second in the 600m run at the Meyo Invitational with a career-best readout of 1:18.94 … member of the distance medley relay (9:55.42) and 4x400m relay (3:13.35), both of which placed second at the Kentucky Invitational … garnered bronze in the 800m run at the Tyson Invitational with a time of 1:50.97 … helped the 4x400m relay squad place third at the Auburn Invitational with a clocking of 3:18.41 … took fourth in the 800m run at the Meyo Invitational with a time of 1:50.04 … member of the 4x400m relay that earned a fourth-place showing at the Buckeye Classic (3:28.44) … registered an 800m run time of 1:52.71 at the Kentucky Invitational to finish in fourth … placed fifth in the 800m run at the Auburn Invitational with a readout of 1:52.76 … ran a career-best time in the mile (4:13.58) at the Buckeye Classic to finish fifth … member of the distance medley relay squad that place ninth at the Big Ten Championships (9:55.29).

Fork Union Military Academy
Won 13 state titles … named 2016 All American in the 800m run with a time of 1:48.67 (fifth-fastest in the country) … 12-time prep league individual champion … 2014 All American in the sprint medley relay.

Personal
Older brother, Lopez Lomong, is a two-time US Olympian … fellow brother Peter Lomong is a sophomore at Northern Arizona University … major is undecided.