Josh Adams Athlete Profile

Josh Adams

Position: Distance Height: 6-4 Weight: 162 Roster Years: 2010-2012 Hometown: Layton, UT

Personal

  • Born in Layton, Utah
  • Parents are Robert and Carol Adams
  • Served in the California Ventura Mission (2006-08) for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Favorite food is broccoli and enjoys snowboarding
  • Major is undeclared.

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Davis High
  • Was Athlete of the Year
  • Region champion and state meet MVP

Summary

  • MWC Championship Team (2010, 2011)
  • Academic All-Team (2010)

2010 | Freshman Year

Indoor: Competed in the 3000m (9:06.77) and the mile (4:16.24) at the MWC Championships ... Ran the mile in 4:13.23 at the UW Husky Classic ... Took 17th overall in the mile at the New Balance Invitational with a time of 4:15.65 ... Competed in the mile (4:14.85) at the UW Invitational ... Finished fourth at the Bengal Shootout in the mile with a time of 4:21.34 ... Took fourth at the BYU Invitational in the mile with a time of 4:21.96
Outdoor: Ran at the NCAA West Regionals in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 9:14.31 ... Finished sixth in the 3000m steeplechase (9:27.61) and eighth in the 1500m (3:53.01) at the MWC Championships ... Won the 3000m steeplechase at the Wildcat Twilight Open with a time of 9:36.97 ... Placed sixth in the 1500m (3:54.07) at the BYU Cougar Invitational ... Took third at the Stanford Invitational in the 3000m steeplechase with a personal best 9:00.40

2011 | Sophomore Year

Outdoor: Finished third at the Aztec Invitational in the 3000m steeplechase (9:14.62) ... Seventh place finish at Mt. SAC in the 3000m steeplechase with a time of 9:04.75 ... Won the 3000m steeplechase at the BYU Robison Invitational (9:10.75) ... Took third place at the MWC Championships in the 3000m steeplechase in 9:09.68