John Cox
John Cox
Year: So.
Hometown: Louisville, CO
High School: Loomis Chaffee

Sophomore (2018):
Took part in four meets ... Was named the UAA Men's Cross Country Athlete of the Week after placing first on the team and 27th out of 162 runners with a personal-best 8K time of 26:18 at the Bobcat Invitational ... Scored for the Eagles as their No. 4 finisher at the Berry Invitational with his 8K time of 27:13 slotting him in the No. 48 spot out of 213 entries ... Also competed at the Montevallo Falcon Classic (27:26) and the Watermelon Run (28:40).

Freshman (2017):
Competed in four events ... Top 8K time of 27:52 at the JSU Foothills Invitational placed 40th overall out of 183 runners ... Turned in a mark of 28:00 at the Furman Classic ... Also raced at the Georgia DIII Invitational and the North Georgia Invitational.

High School:

Competed in cross country and track and field while at Loomis Chaffee High School, earning a total of six letters in the process ... Was coached by Sally Knight ... Captain of both the cross country and track and field teams his senior year ... Top 5k time was a 16:33 ... Registered a 9:22 in the 3k, which ranked as the 10th-best mark in school history ... Earned three Coaches Award, two in cross country and one in trakc ... Helped his teams to a total of six Founders League championships, three in cross country and three in track and field ... Also played on the basketball team.

Son of Joe and Mary Cox ... Born January 10. 

John Cox's Top 8K Times

Year Event Time
2018 Bobcat Invit. 26:18
2018 Berry Invit. 27:13
2018 Montevallo Classic 27:26
2017 JSU Foothills 27:52
2017 N. Georgia Invit. 28:42