2013 Men's Cross Country
Badger Profile
# John Russell
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Class: JR
Hometown: Cullman, Ala.
Previous School: St. Bernard Prep

Career: Has run in all 12 Badger events in two seasons at SHC ... has scored in 11 events ... best time came at Azalea City Classic with a time of 28:40.44 and a 51st place finish over 8 kilometers on 9/15/12 as a sophomore ...member 2012 SSAC All-Academic Team.

2012: Ran and scored all six Badger events of his sophomore year ... best time came at Azalea City Classic with a time of 28:40.44 and a 51st place finish over 8 kilometers on 9/15/12 ...member SSAC All-Academic Team.

2011: Ran in all six Badger events of his true freshman season and scored five times ... best showing came at the Southeast Cross Country Classic in Rome, Ga., where he ran 8 kilometers in 28:45.46 ... 3rd SHC finisher at SCCC ... SHC representative on the SSAC Champions of Character Team.

High School: Prepped at St. Bernard Preparatory School in Cullman, Alabama, under Coach Will Calvert ... qualified for Alabam State Cross Country Meet all four years of prep career ... quailifed for State Track Meet as a senior in 800m, 1600m, 3200m, and 4x800m relay ... placed in each track event and won State Championship in relay ... class Salutatorian ... member National Honor Society and Sigma Tau Delta.

Personal: Majoring in Biochemistry/Pre-Health ... born in Cocoa Beach, Florida ... favorite movies The Emperor's New Groove, Gladiator and The Illusionist ... favorite TV shows are Lost and Arrow ... enjoys piano and foosball ... palns a career in Pharmacy ... brother to Sean, Dan, Mike, Brigid, Seamus, Siobhan and Tomas ... SHC teammate to brother Seamus ... son of Patrick and Mary Russell.

2013 Men's Cross Country Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
Conner BuecheSO  Baton Rouge, La.Catholic High
Ben FlemingJR  Metairie, La.Metairie Park Country Day
Conner KirkikisJR  Kenner, La.Brother Martin High
Patrick LamekaSO  Chicago, Ill.Notre Dame College Prep
Brennan McLeanSO  Baton Rouge, La.Catholic High
Andrew PettusFR  New Orleans, La.Jesuit High
John RussellJR  Cullman, Ala.St. Bernard Prep
Seamus RussellFR  Cullman, Ala.St. Bernard Prep
Brennan SigueFR  Lafayette, La.St. Thomas More Catholic
Jordan TravisSO  Poplarville, Miss.Poplarville High
Phillip TravisSO  Poplarville, Miss.Poplarville High
Alex VaporciyanFR  Houston, TexasStrake Jesuit College Prep
Craig McVey - Head Coach - 1st season
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