Connor Wuori
Connor  Wuori

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Portage, Mich.

High School:
Portage Central

Event:
Cross Country/Distance


10/28/2017

OAKLAND SWEEPS 2017 HORIZON LEAGUE CROSS COUNTRY CHAMPIONSHIPS

Women's team wins third consecutive title, men's team wins second title in three-year span

09/01/2017

RACHEL LEVY AND JACOB BOWMAN SET COURSE RECORDS AS OAKLAND SWEEPS GOLDEN GRIZZLIES OPEN

Levy wins 4K for second consecutive year with 13.59.9 mark, Bowman takes 6K title at 18.36.6

08/18/2017

OAKLAND CROSS COUNTRY REPORTS BACK FOR FIRST PRACTICE

The Golden Grizzlies begin their 2017 season at home in the Golden Grizzlies Open

07/18/2017

2016 CROSS COUNTRY SEASON IN REVIEW

Women’s cross country team repeats as Horizon League champion, Stroede and Levy claim program’s first HL individual titles

11/11/2016

HAAS AND STROEDE LEAD OAKLAND AT NCAA GREAT LAKES REGIONAL

The women's team finished a program-best 13th out of 32 teams and the men finished 16th out of 30.

10/28/2017

2017 Horizon Cross Country Championships

2017 Horizon Cross Country Championships - Katke-Cousins Golf Course, Rochester Mich. Photos by Jose Juarez

09/01/2017

9-1-17 Golden Grizzlies Open

17th Annual Golden Grizzlies Open (9-1-17)

10/07/2016

10-7-16 #OaklandXC GG Short Course

10-7-16 #OaklandXC GG Short Course Photos courtesy of Jose Juarez

09/04/2015

9-4-15 Golden Grizzly Open

15 Annual Golden Grizzly Open

2016
 Named to the Horizon League's first team after finishing sixth in the 8K with a time of 25:55.5 at the league championships (Oct. 29) 
▪ Recorded a third-place finish in the 6K (18:41.8) at the Golden Grizzly Open (Sept. 2) 
▪ Placed 21st out of 183 runners in the 5-mile (24:32.6) at the Joe Piane Notre Dame Invite (Sept. 30)
 Helped Oakland defeat Central Michigan at the Golden Grizzly Short Course (Oct. 7), finishing third in the 4K (12:15) 
 Finished seventh out of 134 runners and recorded a career-best time in the 8K (25:07.5) at the Adidas Pre-National Invitational (Oct. 15) 


2015
▪ Ran three races for the Golden Grizzlies
▪ Placed a season-high 5th at the Golden Grizzly Open (Sept. 4) with a 6K time of 19:38:4
▪ Placed 18th at the Greater Louisville Classic (Oct. 3) with a 8K time of 25:17.50
▪ Finished 27th at the Horizon League championship, helping the Golden Grizzlies capture a Horizon League title 

Wuori's Career Bests
4K: 12:15 (2016)
6K:
 18:41.8 (2016)
8K: 25:07.5 (2016)

High School:
▪ Four-year letterwinner in cross country, including two seasons on the All-State team
▪ Four-year letterwinner in track and field, including one season on the All-State team
▪ Qualified for Division I State Finals in Cross Country

Academic Achievements
▪ Made high school honor roll each of his four years

Top Athletic Performance
▪ Finished fourth at the state track finals in 2015

Personal
Full Name: Connor Wuori
Birthdate: Dec. 22, 1995
Parents: Thomas and Paula Wuori
Siblings: Sister: Kira, Brother: Dane

Top Three Reasons for Choosing Oakland:
1. Great academics
2. NCAA Division I athletics
3. Campus location and size

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