Andrew Bowman
Andrew  Bowman

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Marlette, Mich.

High School:
Marlette

Event:
Distance

Major:
Environmental Science


02/19/2018

BOWMAN, RIVARD, JEFFERSON AND SCHNEIDER NAMED TO ACADEMIC ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

Four Oakland student-athletes were chosen out of 36 to be recognized by the Horizon League for their success in competition and in the classroom

02/15/2018

TRACK AND FIELD GEARS UP FOR MICHIGAN SILVERSTON INVITATIONAL

Both men's and women's teams compete on Friday, Feb. 16

02/10/2018

MAGGIE SCHNEIDER BREAKS 5000M SCHOOL RECORD AT GVSU BIG MEET

Maggie Schneider broke the school record in the 5000m

02/10/2018

OAKLAND HAS STRONG SHOWING AT GVSU BIG MEET AND TIFFIN GRAND PRIX

Bowman placed first in the mile, Leigh placed second in the mile, Koenigsknecht placed third in the 800m

02/03/2018

JIMMIE WILLIAMS BREAKS 400M SCHOOL RECORD ON DAY TWO OF NOTRE DAME MEYO INVITE

Jimmie Williams sets a new school record in the 400m with a time of 48.01.

05/08/2016

2016 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 2

Oakland competes in Day 2 of the 2016 Horizon League Outdoor Championships Photo Credit: Jonathan Miano - Horizon League

02/28/2016

2016 Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships

The Oakland Women's Track & Field team wins first Horizon League Championship in program history. Men's team finishes 3rd

05/02/2015

2015 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Saturday

5-2-15 Second day of competition at the HL Outdoor Championships

04/11/2015

4-11-15 Golden Grizzly Duals

4-11-15 Golden Grizzly Duals held at Oakland Track & Field Stadium.

04/04/2015

4-4-15 Oakland vs UDM 10th Annual Duel Meet

Oakland Track & Field vs UDM in first ever meet at the new Track & Field Stadium


2016 Outdoor:
▪ Horizon League champion in the 3000-meter steeplechase with a time of 8:59.01
Competed at the NCAA Division I East Preliminary Round for the steeplechase running a school record time of 8:45.23
Took third at the Horizon League Championships in the 5000-meter run with a career best of 14:43.31
▪ Ran a career best in the 1500 at the Golden Grizzly Invite with a time of 3:52.40
▪ 2015 fall and 2016 spring Horizon League Honor Roll selection

2016 Indoor:
▪ Finished fifth in the 3000m Run at the Horizon League Indoor Championships with 8:30.87
▪ Ran anchor leg of first place distance medley relay team at the Horizon League Indoor Championships with a time of 10:03.31
▪ Finished fourth in the 3000m Run at the SVSU Jets Pizza Invitational with PR time of 8:22.72
▪ Finished fourth in the 3000m Run at the EMU Triangular with 8:49.68

2015 Outdoor:
▪ Placed second in the 5000m (15:04.25) and third in the 3000m steeplechase (9:23.87) at the 2015 Horizon League Outdoor Championships (May 3).
▪ Posted 3000m steeplechase school record (9:02.88) to finish second at the North Central College Gregory Final Qualifier Meet (May 16).
▪ Set dual meet 2000m steeplechase record (6:09.23) to claim title at the Detroit Dual Meet (April 4).
▪ Won 5000m (15:03.85) at the Golden Grizzly Duals (April 11).
▪ Won 3000m steeplechase (9:14.07) at the Gibson Invitational (April 18).
▪ 2015 Spring Academic All-League Selection.
▪ 2014 Fall and 2015 Spring Horizon League Honor Roll selection.

2015 Indoor:
▪ Recorded mile PR (4:17.38) to finish fourth at the SVSU Jets Pizza Invitational (Jan. 31).
▪ Placed third with 3000m PR (8:30.31) at the Youngstown State National Invite (Feb. 7).
▪ Finished second in 3000m at the EMU Quad-Meet (Jan. 9).

2014 Outdoor:

▪ Recorded a career-best 5000m time of 15:12.32 at the Horizon League Championships for a third-place finish (May 2-4)
▪ Was also third at the league meet in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 9:28.91
▪ All races resulted in top-ten finishes (six competitions)
▪ Earned a first-place finish at the Don Klienow Invitational in the 5000m with a time of 15:17.68 (Apr. 12)
▪ Followed up with a victory in the 3000m steeplechase in the next meet at the Al Owens Classic with a time of 9:38.50 (Apr. 18-19)
▪ Career-best 3000m steeplechase was a 9:26.30 at the 48th Annual Gina Relays (Apr. 24-26)

ACADEMIC HONORS
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2014)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2015)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Spring 2016)
▪ Horizon League Academic Honor Roll (Fall 2016)

PERSONAL:
Full Name: Andrew James Bowman
Date of Birth: March 7, 1994
Parents: Daniel and Celina
Siblings: Twin brother, Jacob (also on Track & Field and XC Team), Sisters Abby and Alyssa
Major: Environmental Science

Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
Mile 4:17.38 (SVSU Jets Pizza Invitational - Jan. 31, 2015)
3000m 8:22.72 (SVSU Jets Pizza Invitational - Jan. 30, 2016)
Personal Bests (Outdoor)
Event Time/Distance
5000m 14:43.31 (Horizon League Outdoor Championships - May 6, 2016)
3000m steeplechase 8:45.23* (NCAA East Preliminary - May 26, 2016)
1500m 3:52.40 (Oakland University Invite - APril 16, 2017)
* denotes school record

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