Billy Bund
Billy  Bund


Lake Forest, Ill.

High School:
Lake Forest


Elig. (In/Out):

Last Updated: May 15, 2017

At Michigan
• Academic All-Big Ten
• Three-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2014-15-16)

Senior/Junior (2017)
• Ran a career-best 30:17.99 in the 10,000 meter run to finish 13th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships (May 12-14)
• Ran 14:56.05 in the 5000 meter run to finish 25th at the Penn Relays (Apr. 27-29)

Junior/Sophomore (2016)
• Ran to a fourth-place finish in the 1,500-meter run in 3:52.30 at the Toledo Classic (May 6)
• Ran 14:24.53 in the 5,000-meter run at Penn Relays (April 28)
• Finished 22nd in the Collegiate Open Section of the 5,000 meter run at the Mount Sac Relays (April 15), setting a new personal record of 14:19.27
• Finished fifth in the 3000 meter run at the Battle of the Blues (March 31), setting a personal record time of 8:14.60


• Did not compete

Sophomore/Freshman (2015)
• Ran 3:59.19 for 31st place in the 1,500m run at the Big Ten Championships (May 15-17)
• Finished sixth in the 5,000m run, finishing in 14:32.39 at the adidas/Steve Scott Invitational (May 1-2)
• Ran to a 14th-place finish in the 5,000m race (14:21.26) at UVA Challenge (April 17-18)
• Finished fifth in the 3,000m at the CAL-UVA Tri Meet (April 3-4), crossing at 8:14.97... Ran 3:50.56 in the 1,500m race at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Challenge (March 27-28)

• Finished 29th in the 3,000m race at the Iowa State Classic (Feb. 14)
• Finished 17th in the 3,000m race at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 7)
• Made his Wolverine debut at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 17)
• Finished runner-up in the 3,000m race at the EMU Triangular (Jan. 9) and at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 17)

Freshman (2014)

• Redshirted

• Redshirted

• Graduated from Lake Forest High School (2013)
• National Honor Society treasurer
• Student Council member
• Homecoming King (2013)

Cross Country
• Team captain (2012)
• All-State (2012)
• All-Midwest (2012)
• Named Cross Country Runner of the Year by the Pioneer Press (2012)
• All-North Suburban Conference (2011)
• All-Lake County (2011)
• Finished 20th at Nike Cross Nationals and 16th at Footlocker Midwest Regional (November 2012)

Track & Field
• North Suburban Conference 1,600-meter champion (2011) -- set new conference record in that race
• At the IHSA semifinals, clocked a new 1,600-meter personal-best time of 4:15.25 to qualify for the state finals, where he finished 10th in 4:16.0
• All-Lake County (2011)
• All-North Suburban Conference (2011)

• Enrolled in the school of Literature, Sciences and the Arts
• Majoring in Economics
• Born January 25, 1995
• Son of Bill and Diane Bund
• Member of Lake Forest's football and baseball teams as a freshman

High School Personal Bests
3 Mile -- 14:17 (cross country)
5K -- 15:23 (cross country)
1,600m -- 4:15.25 (outdoor)


Event Time Date
1500m (O)3:50.563-28-15
3000m (I)8:20.572-14-15
3000m (O)8:14.604-2-16
5000m (O)14:19.274-16-16
10,000m (O)30:17.995-12-17