Luke Evans
Luke Evans
Year: --/SR
Hometown: Columbus, Ohio
Position: Distance
Last School: Grandview Heights HS
Experience: 3L

2018 Outdoor

  • Did not compete

2017-18 Indoor

  • Competed in two meets
  • Ran 5000m season best 14:56.65 at Vanderbilt Invitational to place eighth

2017 Outdoor

  • Took fourth in 10,000m at OVC Championships in 32:41.88 in only second meet of the season
  • Ran 5000m season best 15:23.69 to place 19th at Georgia Tech Invitational

2016-17 Indoor

  • Finished seventh in 3000m at OVC Championships in 8:31.73
  • Ran 3000m season and personal best 8:26.72 to take 13th at Music City Challenge
  • Set 5000m season best 15:05.71 at Thundering Herd Invitational to finish 13th

2016 Outdoor

  • Finished 13th in 5000m at OVC Championships in 15:17.84
  • Set 5000m season and personal best 14:54.91 to take 12th at Jesse Owens Classic
  • Ran 3000m season best 8:39.96 to place second at Billy Hayes Invitational

2015-16 Indoor

  • Finished eighth in mile (4:19.93) and eighth in 5000m (15:18.17) at OVC Championships
  • Ran mile season and personal best 4:15.67 at Music City Challenge to take 17th

2015 Outdoor

  • Finished 13th in 5000m at OVC Championships in season best 15:23.50
  • Set 1500m season and personal best 4:03.69 to take third at Boston-Moon Classic

2014-15 Indoor

  • Competed in three indoor meets 

Prior to Belmont

Three-time First Team All-Ohio selection in cross country ... Grandview Heights High leader in cross country 5K, 3200m, 1600m, 800m ... Served as team captain for cross country and track ... 2014 regional champion ... Helped GHHS to District Track championship.


Majoring in Music Business ... Born Lucas Slater Evans on November 9, 1995 ... Son of John and Stephanie Evans ... Has two siblings: Eli and Izzy ... National Honor Society ... Lists favorite TV shows as The Walking Dead and Breaking Bad.

Personal Records

1500m (Outdoor): 4:03.69
Mile (Indoor): 4:15.67
3000m (Indoor): 8:26.71
5000m (Indoor): 14:56.65
5000m (Outdoor): 14:54.91
10,000m (Outdoor): 32.41.88
5K (XC): 15:27.1
8K (XC): 25:01.5