Jack Rose
Jack Rose
Year: Junior
Hometown: Aptos, CA
High School: Aptos HS
Position: Distance
Major: Communications

2017 Cross Country

Competed in five races for his second cross country season. Opened up with a 27:13.9 for 29th at the UCSB Lagoon Meet. Ran 26:09.0 two weeks later at the UC Riverside Invitational to finish 74th overall. Concluded his season with a breakout 8k performance at the Titan Invitational, dipping under 25 minutes for the first time to take 10th overall in 24:58.1.

2016-2017 Track 

Competed in six competitions for his first season in uniform. Set a personal best in the 3000m Steeplechase at the Cal Poly Dual Meet, taking sixth in 9:46.51.

2016 Cross Country

Competed in two races for the Gauchos. Debuted at the Lagoon Invite with a 26:18.7. 

2015-2016 Track

Redshirt season.

2015 Cross Country

Redshirt season.


Rose starred in the distance events for the Aptos HS Mariners...As a senior, Rose won the 1,600m at the SCCAL Finals, crossing the line in 4:22.24. He had multiple dual meet wins in the 1,600m during his junior and senior seasons. Won the SCCAL meet as a freshman, junior and senior. Prep coach was Dan Gruber. 


Parents are Jim and Robin...Has three siblings, Max, Isabella, James...Majoring in Communications...Interests include surfing, playing the guitar and cars...Personal heroes are Brett Gotcher, Scott McConville, and his Father.