Lucas Bons
Distance
Ht
6'
1"
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Dublin, 
Ohio
Last School
Dublin Coffman HS
Roster Years
2021-2022


Personal

  • Parents are Jeffrey and Rebecca Bons
  • Has five siblings
  • Sister, Clarissa Bons Whiting competed for BYU track and field, cross country (2013-14)
  • Also recruited by Georgetown, Ohio State and Stanford
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Mission: Cote d'Ivoire Abidjan West (2018-20)
  • National Merit Commended Scholar
  • Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction
  • Fun Fact: can snap, whistle and raise one eyebrow all at the same time
  • Instagram: bons.lucas | LinkedIn: Lucas Bons

Before BYU

  • Personal Bests: 1:53.91 (800m), 4:09.25 (1600m), 9:08.60 (3200m)
  • Runner-up in the 1600m at the 2018 OHSAA DI State Championships
  • Five-time all-Ohio selection in cross country and track (2015-18)
  • Ohio outdoor 4x800 relay state champion (2014)
  • Academic all-Ohioan (2015-18)

Stats

Indoor Personal Bests
Time Event Meet
1:53.76 800m 2021 Air Force Invitational
3:55.45 Mile 2021 Husky Classic
7:55.38 3000m Boston Season-Opener

 

Outdoor Personal Bests
Time Event Meet
1:49.74 800m 2021 Hayward Premiere
3:37.68 1500m 2021 Fresno State West Coast Relays
3:59.28 Mile 2021 BYU Robison Invitational

Career Stats

Men's Cross Country Athlete Profile

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2022

 

    Sophmore Year

    Junior Year

    Senior Year

    Graduate Year

    Redshirt Year

    Medical Redshirt Year

    2021

    Indoor (2021) 

    • Finished ninth in the men’s mile final at the NCAA Indoor Track and Field Championships with a time of 4:01.96, garnering All-America Second Team honors. 
    • Recorded the second-best men’s Mile time in school history with a 3:55.45to finish second and set a new personal best at the Husky Classic. 
    • Finished second in the men’s 3000m with a personal-best time of 8:34.39 at the BYU Cougar Indoor II. 
    • Finished second in the men’s 800m with a personal-best time of 1:53.76 at the Air Force Invitational. 

    Outdoor (2021) 

    • Recorded the third-best men’s 1500m time in program history with a 3:37.68 to finish third at the Fresno State West Coast Relays. 
    • Took third in the men’s 800m with a personal-best time of 1:49.74 at the Hayward Premiere. 
    • Took second in the men’s mile with a personal-best time of 3:59.28 at the BYU Robison Invitational. 

    Overall

    • Received USTFCCCA All-Academic honors 
    • Doug Padilla, Lucas Bons, Casey Clinger - 2021 Robison Invitational

      Doug Padilla, Lucas Bons, Casey Clinger - 2021 Robison Invitational