Bowman won 4K race at Golden Grizzlies Short Course Dual
Andrew Bowman wins 4K, Ashley Burr claims 3K title
For the seventh consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 147 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria
Men's and Women's cross country teams each win Horizon League title, boast nine All-Conference selections and seven first-place finishes
For the sixth consecutive semester, Oakland led the Horizon League with 126 student-athletes meeting Honor Roll criteria.
Highlights from the men's race of the Golden Grizzly Open
10-9-15 Golden Grizzly Short Course CMU Dual
15 Annual Golden Grizzly Open
The men's and women's cross country teams opened the 2014 season hosting the annual Golden Grizzly Open
The men's and women's cross country teams competed in the Golden Grizzlies Open on Fri. Aug. 30 on campus
2015 Cross Country
▪ Placed first at the Golden Grizzly Sc Dual vs CMU (Oct. 9) with a time of 12:09 (4K)
▪ Placed second at the Golden Grizzly Open (Sept. 4) with a time of 19:22.80 (6K)
▪ Recorded a career-best 8K time of 24:49.7 at the Bradley Pink Classic (Oct. 16)
▪ Finished the season as a member of the All-Horizon League First-Team after finishing seventh at the Horizon League Championship (Oct. 31)
▪ Helped the Golden Grizzlies win the Horizon League Championship
▪ Ran a career-best time of 31:52.60 in the 10K at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional (Nov. 11)
2014 Cross Country
▪ Won the Golden Grizzly Invite with a 6K time of 18:40.9 (Aug. 29)
▪ Placed fourth overall at the UW-Parkside Midwest Open with season-best 8K time of 25:30.1 (Sept. 13)
▪ Finished Horizon League Championship with a time of 25:49 in the 8K for 17th place (Nov. 1)
2013 Cross Country
▪ Opened the season with a fourth place finish at the Golden Grizzly Open on Aug. 30 with a 16:10.6 (5K), one of two top-five finishes for Bowman on the season.
▪ The other top-five finish occurred when Bowman finished fourth at the Detroit Titan Invitational on Sept. 7.
▪ Finished first for the Golden Grizzlies on two occasions: at the Detroit Titan Invite on Sept. 7 (20:53.39, four mile) and at the Note Dame Invite on Oct. 5 (26:04.9, five mile).
▪ Helped the Golden Grizzlies to a second place finish at the Detroit Titan Invite and the Western Invitational on Sept. 21.
▪ Season-best for 8K was at the Western Invitational (25:51), which ended in a 12th place overall finish.
Bowman's Career Bests
Four Mile: 20:53.39 (2013)
Five Mile: 24:40.6 (2014)
4K: 12:09 (2015)
5K: 16:10.6 (2013)
6K: 18:40.9 (2014)
8K: 24:49.7 (2015)
10K: 31:52.60 (2015)
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