John McGowan
John McGowan
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Washington, D.C.
High School: Sidwell Friends
Position: Distance

Yale PRs

800m 1:55.23

1000m 2:27.13

1500m 3:49.37

Mile 4:11.16

High School PRs

800m 1:53.06

1500m 3:54.14

5k (xc) 15:19

2011-2012: Second-fastest mile time on the team, run at the BU Terrier Classic (10th place)…Indoor IC4A qualifier in the mile run…Ninth at indoor Heps in the 1000-meter run…Third-fastest 1500-meter time on the team, run at the Larry Ellis Invitational (27th place)…Qualified for IC4As in the 1500-meter run and advanced to the finals (11th place)…Member of the IC4A-qualifying 4x800-meter relay team.

High School: 16th at Footlocker Cross Country Nationals...14th in the mile at New Balance Outdoor Nationals (4:13.44) in junior year...DC/MD Private School State Champion and course record holder in cross country...Captain of cross country and outdoor track teams...School records in 1500m, 3200m, 4x800m...League champion in 800m, 1600m, 3200m.

Personal: Davenport College...Undecided on major...Enjoys playing piano and watching Jeopardy.