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Jeff Osborn
Position: XC
Year: Senior
Hometown: Gig Harbor, Wash.
High School: Gig Harbor HS
Experience: High School

2012 Outdoor: Osborn set three personal bests during his junior season at Idaho … at the WAC Outdoor Championships, finished seventh in the 1500m (3:59.93), eighth in the 800m (2:05.54) and 18th in the 5000m (16:33.23) … ran a career-best 3:54.85 in a 13th-place finish in the 1500m at the Oregon Twilight on May 5 … posted a career-best 800m time of 1:54.25 in the preliminary round at the WAC Championships … finished sixth in the 5000m at the Buc Scoring Invitational on March 24 with a career-best time of 15:36.73 … took fourth in the 800m at the Duane Hartman Invitational on April 28 with a time of 1:54.45 … Spring WAC All-Academic honoree.

2012 Indoor: Osborn took First-Team All-WAC honors for the first time in his career during his junior season indoors … finished third in the mile run at the WAC Indoor Championships with a time of 4:18.75 … also took 14th in the 3000m at the WAC meet with a time of 9:23.52 … ran a career-best 4:17.53 in the mile run and finished eighth in his heat at the Husky Classic on Feb. 11 … took ninth in the 800m on Jan. 28 at the Cougar Indoor with a time of 1:59.89 … Winter WAC All-Academic honoree.

2011 Cross Country: Osborn placed 137th overall with a time of 32:17 at the NCAA West Region Cross Country Championships … finished 29th overall at the WAC Championships with a time of 25:02.4 … had a career-best 26th overall finish at the Sundodger Invitational with a time 25:16.33 … finished 38th at the Inland Northwest Cross Country Classic with a time of 19:54.8 … took 64th overall at the Dellinger Invitational with a 25:44.41…WAC Fall All-Academic honoree.

2011 Outdoor: Osborn competed in the middle distance events for Idaho as a sophomore … took 8th in the 1500m at the WAC Championships with a career-best time of 4:00.65 … also finished 12th in the 800m with a career-best time of 1:55.49 … took fourth in the 1500m at the Cougar Invitational on Apr. 23 with a time of 4:01.83 … WAC Spring All-Academic honoree.

2011 Indoor: Osborn earned second-team all-WAC honors as a sophomore ... helped Idaho's distance medley relay to a 10:54.95 and third-place finish at the WAC Indoor Championships ... also competed in the one mile at the meet and finished 10th with a 4:35.78 ... set a career best and team season best of 4:18.60 in the mile at the Husky Classic on Feb. 12 ... ran an indoor career-best 1:56.49 in the 800m at the WSU Open II on Feb. 19

2010 Cross Country: Osborn was Idaho's fifth scorer at the NCAA West Region Championships with a time of 32:55.51 on the 10k course and a 153rd overall finish ... ran a 27:38 and finished 49th at the WAC Championships ... posted his best team finish of the year at the Charles Bowles Invitational, where he was Idaho's third scorer and 49th overall finisher with a time of 25:11.28 ... helped the Vandals claim the All-Idaho Cup team title with a 27th-place finish and time of 27:05.25 ... took 34th overall and was Idaho's fifth scorer at the Sundodger Invitational with a time of 25:26.26 ... Idaho's seventh finisher and 56th overall at the Dellinger Invitational with a time of 26:05.50 ... WAC Fall All-Academic honoree

2010 Indoor: Osborn finished ninth in the mile run at the WAC Indoor Championships with a time of 4:30.44. He ran career-bests of 4:22.89 in the mile and 1:56.98 in the 800m at the Husky Classic.

2010 Outdoor: Osborn ran an outdoor career best of 1:56.55 in the 800m at the Vandal Jamboree and a best 1500m of 4:04.46 at the Cougar Invitational.

2009 Cross Country: Osborn finished 54th at the WAC Cross Country Championships after finishing the 8,000m course in 29:47.5. He took 43rd and was Idaho's third finisher at the Charles Bowles Invitational to help the Idaho men take fourth.

High School: Osborn was a 2007 Washington 4A state qualifier in cross country, where he finished 111th and helped Gig Harbor finish second as a team. As a senior, he ran a 2:00.20 in the 800m and finished fourth at the Narrows League Championships in track and field. He also ran a 4:25.86 at the West Central District Championships in the 1600m and finished eighth. As a junior, he finished sixth in the 1600m and fifth in the 3200m at the Narrows League Championships and finished ninth in both at the WCD Championships.

Personal: He is the son of Bill and Cathleen Osborn. He has two brothers, Jason and Joe. He is undecided on a major.

Indoor Career Bests:
800m: 1:56.44
Mile Run: 4:17.53
3000m: 9:23.52

Outdoor Career Bests:
800m: 1:54.25
1500m: 3:54.85
5000m: 15:36.73

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