Justin Van Epps
Justin Van Epps
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Clifton Park, NY
High School: Christian Brothers Academy
Events: Distance

2015-2016: Took 2nd in steeplechase at Lou Onesty Invitational with a time of 9:30.58… Placed 2nd at Northeast Challenge with at time of 3:52.64 in 1500m… 1st place finish at UB Invitational with a time of 3:50.97 in 1500m… Placed 6th with a time of 9:25.83 at MAC Championships in 3000m steeplechase.

2014-15: Did not compete in the indoor season. Ran season-best times of 1:55.13 in the 800-meter run, 4:05.39 in the 1,500-meter run, 15:14.24 in the 5k, and 7:51.14 in the 4x800 relay.

High School: Attended Christian Brothers Academy and ran for coaches Tom O'Malley and Ray Van Epps. He was two-year captain that set school records in the 1,000, 1,600, 4,000, and 5,000-meter runs and the sprint medley relay. Also earned a pair of letters as a member of the soccer team.

Personal: Born on July 6, 1996, son of Todd and Marcie, has three brothers, Braeden, Conlon and Dixon, and one sister, Morgan. He is majoring in business administration and enjoys soccer, running, and listening to music.