Josh McAdams
Broadview Heights, 
Last School
Belmont Univ.
Roster Years


Born March 1980 in Atlanta, Georgia ... parents are Russ and Cindy McAdams ... served in the Thailand Bangkok Mission of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints from 2000 to 2003... majoring in microbiology . . . his father, Russ McAdams, placed third and fourth for the nation in Wrestling for BYU . . . sister, Christy McAdams scored the first 10.00 for BYU Gymnastics.

Before BYU

Earned four varsity letters in both cross country and track at Brecksville -- Broadview Heights . . . was four-year MVP in cross country and two time MVP for track . . . served as team captain for three years in cross country . . . set the school record in the 5K with a time of 15:29 and in the 1600m at 4:15 . . . winner of the Pioneer Conference four years in a row . . . was cross country regional champion three times . . . Four-time state placer in cross country and track . . . placed fourth in the state his senior year with a time of 15:29 in cross country . . . placed second, third and fifth in the 1600m . . . as a freshman placed fifth in the 3200m with a time of 9:39 and second in the 4X800m with a split of 1:58 . . . transferred from Belmont University with a 3.6 GPA.

Other College

Transfer from Belmont University in Nashville, Tenn.



BYU Hall of Fame

Freshman Year

Sophmore Year 2003

Finished eighth in the BYU Alumni Invitational in 20:49.5 . . . placed 21st in the BYU Autumn Classic in 20:54.9 . . . ran in the Roy Griak 8K Invitational placing 64th with a time of 25:25 . . . competed in the NCAA National Championships, placed 143rd in 31:30.4.

Junior Year 2004

Finished 13th overall with a time of 21:10.5 at the BYU Alumni Invitational ... had a 12th place finish at the BYU Autumn Classic with a time of 20:44.2 ... placed 56th overall at the Notre Dame Invitational with a time of 24:44 ... placed 17th at the MWC Championships with a time of 25:51.

Senior Year 2005

In his first race of the season he placed sixth with a time of 20:23.1 at the BYU Alumni Invitational ... placed fifth at the BYU Autumn Classic with a time of 20:37.5 ... had a time of 25:05.0 placing 37th at the Roy Griak Invitational ... ran in the Pre-National Blue Race with a time of 24:38.0 and a 55th place finish ... placed seventh at the MWC Championships with a time of 24:47.1 ... earned First Team All-MWC honors with his performance at the MWC Championships ... placed 24th at the NCAA Mt. Region meet with a time of 31:35.1 and earned Mt. Region honors ... finished the season with a time of 31:17.5 at the NCAA National Championship.

Graduate Year

Redshirt Year

Medical Redshirt Year