Jacob Hagen
Jacob Hagen
Height: 5-10
Weight: 145
Year: Senior
Hometown: Amherst, NY
High School: Sweet Home
Position: Distance

2010-11: Finished 22nd at the MAC Cross Country Championships in 25:23.8, his top 8K mark of the season. Named to Academic All-MAC team for cross country. Placed sixth in the 5,000m (season-best 15:04.32) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Also finished sixth in the 10,000m (32.25.99) at the MAC Outdoor Championships.  

2009-10: Competed in seven cross country meets, posting three top-20 finished. Placed 36th at the MAC Cross Country Championships in 27:14.2. Set top 8K time of 25:33 at Paul Short Invitational. Finished 10th in the 3000m (8:50.20) and 11th in the 5000m (15:57.27) at the MAC Indoor Championshps. Set UB’s top outdoor times in the 3000m (8:50.25) and 5000m (15:11.30).

2008-09: Named Most Improved for the cross country season. Had three top-10 cross country finishes with a season-best 25:21.87 at the Bowling Green Falcon Invitational. Turned in a 26:13.3 at the MAC Cross Country Championships. Had 10th-place finishes in the 3,000m (8:44.95) and 5,000m (15:23.09) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Placed 12th in the 10,000m (33:06.36) and 14th in the 5,000m (15:29.69) at the MAC Outdoor Championships. Named to the Academic All-MAC indoor and outdoor track squads. 

2007-08: Earned the Coaches Award for cross country. Raced in all seven events setting a top 8K time of 26:47 at the Paul Short Invitational. Finished 54th at the MAC Cross Country Championships in 27:03.0. Did not compete in indoor or outdoor track. 

High School: Earned four letters and captained one season at Sweet Home High School for coach Mike Lauria. Finished 29th (16:42.8) among 108 runners at the 2006 state cross country championships. Earned All-ECIC honors. Competed in the intersectional DMR at the 2007 state indoor meet.

Personal: Born May 13, 1989. Son of Paul and Jill Hagen. Has two brothers (Danny, Isaac) and one sister (Hannah). Brother Isaac is also  member of the UB cross country and track teams. Favorite food is ham. Favorite movie is Forrest Gump. Major is exercise science.