John Thomas
John Thomas
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Somerville, Mass.
High School: Somerville
Position: Long Sprints/Hurdles
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2014: (Outdoor): competed in the high jump … finished third at the NEWMAC Championships (4/26) clearing 6-00.00 … recorded a season best 6-00.75 to win the event at Bates (4/12) … was runner-up at the Engineer’s Cup (4/5) clearing 5-10.00 … (Indoor): consistently cleared 6-00.00 in the high jump … won the event at Bates (1/11) … finished second at the Tufts Stampede Invite (2/1) … finished eighth in the high jump at the Gordon Kelly Invitational (2/8). 

2013: NEWMAC Academic All-Conference … (indoor): finished fourth in the high jump at the Tufts Stampede (2/02) with a 6-02.00 … jumped the same distance at the New England Division III Championships (2/16), coming in tenth … (outdoor): finished in third place in the high jump at the Engineer’s Cup (4/13) with a jump of 1.83m … was ninth in the high jump in 1.83m at the NEWMAC Championships (4/27).

2012: Finished third in high jump (6'02 1/4") at the New England Division III championships (indoor) ... secured fifth in 400H (59.72) and sixth in high jump (6-02) at the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference championship (outdoor) ... received the bronze medal in the 4x400 relay (3:20.22) at the NE Div. 3 championships (outdoor) ... Division III All-New England for high jump.

Off the Track: Majoring in mechanical engineering … autonomous copter landing … vice president of Phi Sigma Kappa … Phi Sigma Kappa UAV Team.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Somerville High School.