Connor  Buchholz

Connor Buchholz


Toledo, Ohio

High School:
Central Catholic


2013-14: Ran in five meets ... Finished 28th at the National Catholic Invitational with a time of 26:20.40, leading the team to an eighth place finish ... Ran times of 26:07.32 at the Pre-Nationals Invitational and 27:40.00 at the BIG EAST Championship.

2012-13: Competed in six events during his sophomore year ... Top time in the 5k was 16:25.89 at Queen City Invitational finishing 26th out of 135 ... Top time in the 8k was 26:31 at the National Catholic Championship where he finished 85th out of 277 runners ... Finished the 10k of the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in a time of 35:14

2011-12: Competed in six events during his first season as a Musketeer ... Set a new personal-best 8K time of 26:43.6 at the 2012 Atlantic 10 Championship, placing 85th overall ... Posted a 34:07.2 10K time at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional ... Claimed 44th place at the All-Ohio Championship with a time of 27:37.15

High School: Was a four-year letter winner for head coach Jim Petiniot at Central Catholic ... Took 13th place at the 2009 OHSAA Cross Country State Meet as a junior and ninth place at the 2010 OHSAA Cross Country State Meet as a senior ... Earned 2010 All-City accolades for cross country ... Personal best 5K time was 16:03

Personal: Son of Todd and Martha Buchholz ... Born March 8, 1993 in Toledo, Ohio ... Has six siblings: Todd, Nicole, Brent, Camila, Seth and Lillian ... majoring in Psychology