Alex Standiford
Alex Standiford

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kalamazoo, Mich.

High School:
Mattawan


Last Updated: July 11, 2013

At Michigan... Academic All-Big Ten (2012) ...Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner (2011, '12).

Sophomore (2012) ... Academic All-Big Ten ... U-M Athletic Academic Achievement Award winner ...Finished 35th (25:05) in the open race at the 8,000-meter Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 12) ... Opened the season with a 44th-place finish (25:49.9) at the 8,000-meter Virginia/Panorama Farms Invitational (Sept. 22).

Freshman (2011) ... Clocked a time of 25:51 at the Big Ten Championships to finish 80th ... Competed in the open race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (Oct. 14), placing 64th in 26:23.7.

Prep ... Graduated from Mattawan High School (2011) ... National Honor Society ... Summa Cum Laude ... Graduated in top-five percent of class ... Cross Country ... All-West Division (2007, '08) ... All-Conference (2007, '08, '09, '10) ... All-Region (2008) ... Conference champion (2009, '10) ... Regional runner-up (2009) ... Regional champion (2010) ... All-State Division II (2009) ... Division II state champion (2010) ... Set new school 5k record of 15:19 in 2010 ... Medalist at Nike Midwest Regional and Footlocker Midwest Regional ... Track & Field ... Varsity letterwinner (2008, '09, '10, '11) ... All-Conference in the 3,200-meter and 1,600-meter (2009) ... Conference runner-up in the 1,600-meter (2010) ... Conference champion in the 3,200-meter (2010, '11) ... Regional qualifier in the 1,600-meter (2009, '10) and 3,200-meter (2010, '11) ... All-Region in the 1,600-meter and 3,200-meter (2010) ... Regional champion in the 3,200-meter (2011) ... Third place at state meet in the Division I 3,200-meter, earning first team all-state honors (2011).

Personal ... Enrolled in the College of Literature, Sciences and the Arts ... Majoring in microbiology ... Born on August 19, 1992 ... Son of Ferris and Teri Standiford.