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  John Sweeney
John Sweeney

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Euclid, Ohio

High School:
Saint Ignacius

Height:
5-8

Position:
Distance


06/20/2013

Navy Men's Track Earns 22 Patriot League Academic Honor Roll Accolades

Six Mids post perfect 4.0 GPAs during spring semester.

05/12/2013

Five Mids Earn All-East Honors at IC4A Championship

Navy ties for 16th place with 19 team points.

04/27/2013

Vetere Breaks School Pole Vault Record at Penn Relays

Sophomore clears 17-3½ to win the college pole vault event.

04/24/2013

Navy Men's Track Heads to Penn Relays This Week

Mids are entered in three Championship of America relays.

04/13/2013

Navy Men Win Three Field Events at the George Mason Invitational

Vetere, Duncavage and Stell claim individual event titles.

Career Performance List

Sweeney's Career Honors
• 2012 All-Patriot League First Team (Cross Country)
• 2012 Patriot League Cross Country All-Academic Team

2012-13 (Sophomore Cross Country Season):
• Earned All-Patriot League First-Team honors by placing sixth at the league meet
• Was Navy's top finisher three times and second finisher twice
• Placed in Navy's top four in all seven races
• Placed second overall at the Army-Navy Star Meet

2011-12 (Freshman Season):
• Ran a season-best time of 14:57.21 in the 5,000m run to place 17th at the Wesley Brown Invitational
• Clocked a 15:13 in the 5K at the Navy Invite, placing sixth
• Ran an 8:54.99 to place eighth in the 3,000m run at the Maryland Invite
• Competed in one cross country race

High School / Personal:
• A 2011 graduate of Saint Ignacius High School, where he earned four letters in track and field and four in cross country
• Helped lead team to a state cross country championship in 2009
• Won the cross country district individual title in 2010
• Was named all-state and team MVP as the cross country captain in his senior year
• Served as his class president. Was also a member of the student senate
• Son of Paul and Mary Sweeney
• Majoring in economics
• Has been named to the Commandant's List twice and the Superintendent's List once

04/24/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
04/25/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
04/26/14 vs Penn Relays All Day
05/02/14 Patriot League Championships All Day
05/03/14 Patriot League Championships All Day