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Alex Bashqawi
Alex  Bashqawi

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Elmhurst, Ill.

High School:
York

Event:
Distance


04/06/2016

Flames Turn Focus to the Chicagoland Championships

Track and Field will travel to the College of DuPage for the competition

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men’s cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men’s cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men’s cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

01/15/2016

All-Time Best 76 Flames Named to 2015 HL Fall Honor Roll

Men’s cross country/ track & field led UIC with 11 honorees

09/30/2015

Alex Bashqawi

Career Photo Gallery

Career-Best XC Times
6,000-meter race: 19:59.8 (8/30/14)
8,000-meter race: 24:51.6 (10/16/15)
10,000-meter race: 31:43.2 (11/13/15)

Indoor Best Times
Mile run: 4:15.22 (2/28/15)
3000m run: 8:59.91 (1/23/15)

Outdoor Best Times
1500m: 3:54.80 (4/24/15)
3000m: 8:35.86 (3/21/15)
5000m: 15:00.62 (4/18/15)

Bashqawi Records

2015 XC: Named Horizon League Runner of the Week on Sept. 28 after placing first at the College of DuPage Invitational (9/25)… Placed 29th in the 8K race at the Illinois State Invitational (9/11) with a time of 25:44.4… Also took home 29th at the Notre Dame Invitational (10/2) with a time of 25:19.1 in the five-mile race… Ran a personal-best time of 24:51.6 in the 8K race at the Bradley Classic (10/16) to rank fourth on the Men’s 8K All-Time Record List… Took home 17th at the Horizon League Championships (10/31) with a time of 25:39.0… Was the top finisher for UIC at the NCAA Regional (11/13), placing 74th overall with a time of 31:43.2 in the 10K race.

2015 Outdoor:
Placed 11th in the 1500m at the Horizon League Championships (4:03.38) ... Finished 20th in the 5000m at the Horizon League Championships (16:39.91) ... Finished second in the 1500m at the Benedictine Twilight (3:54.80) and Chicagoland Championships (3:58.79) ... Member of the 4x800 squad that placed second at the Chicagoland Championships (7:58.25)

2015 Indoor: Placed fifth in the mile run at the Horizon League Championships (4:15.22) ... Member of the DMR squad that placed second at the Horizon League Championships (10:03.32) ... Member of the winning DMR squad at the Tadd Metzger Invite (10:48.85) ... Finished second in the mile run at the ONU Invite (4:22.58)

2014 XC: Was the sole freshman to be named to the All-League Second Team at the Horizon League Championships (11/1), where he placed eighth with a time of 25:07... Named Horizon League Runner of the Week on Sept. 29... Took home fourth place at the UIC Home Opener (8/30), crossing the finish line at the 19:59.8 mark... Placed 26th at the Illinois State Invite (9/12) with a time of 25:19... Garnered first place at the College of DuPage Invite (9/26) at the 25:17.87 mark... Finished 21st at the UW-Parkside Invite (10/11) with a time of 25:49.4... Completed the 8K race at the Bradley Classic (10/17) in 26th at the 25:19.4 mark.
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