Lucas Bons
Last School
Dublin Coffman HS
Roster Years

BYU Highlights

  • 2021 All-WCC First Team
  • Named WCC Freshman of the Year in 2021
  • Clocked personal-best 10k time of 29:25.9 at NCAA Mountain Regional in 2022


  • Parents are Jeffrey and Rebecca Bons
  • Has five siblings
  • Sister, Clarissa Bons Whiting, competed for BYU track and field, cross country (2013-14)
  • Married to Sydney Cluff
  • Major: Mechanical Engineering
  • Missionary Service: Served a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Abidjan, Cote d'Ivoire (West Africa) from 2018-20
  • National Merit Commended Scholar
  • Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction
  • Fun Fact: can snap, whistle and raise one eyebrow all at the same time
  • Instagram: bons.lucas | LinkedIn: Lucas Bons

Before BYU

  • Personal Bests: 1:53.91 (800m), 4:09.25 (1600m), 9:08.60 (3200m)
  • Runner-up in the 1600m at the 2018 OHSAA DI State Championships
  • Five-time all-Ohio selection in cross country and track (2015-18)
  • Ohio outdoor 4x800 relay state champion (2014)
  • Academic all-Ohioan (2015-18)
  • Also recruited by Georgetown, Ohio State and Stanford

Career Stats

Men's Track & Field Athlete Profile 

BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year 2021

  • Named All-WCC First Team  
  • Named WCC Freshman of the Year
  • Clocked personal-best 8k time of 23:34.0 at Pre-Nationals
Distance Time Finish Meet
7.5k 23:07.1 7th  Autumn Classic 
8k 24:59.0 16th Roy Griak Invitational
8k 23:34.0 35th FSU XC Invite/Pre-Nationals
8k 23:42.4 5th WCC Championships
10k 30:10.1 102nd NCAA National Championships
Sophmore Year 2022

  • Clocked personal-best 10k time of 29:25.9 at NCAA Mountain Regional
Distance Time Finish Meet
5k 16:38.7 16th UVU Invitational
8k 23:05.4 25th WCC Championships
10k 29:25.9 55th NCAA Mountain Regional


Junior Year

Senior Year

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year