John Minicus
John Minicus
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Hingham, Mass.
High School: Milton Academy
Position: Throws/Jumps
Major: Undeclared
House Affiliation: Dunster

Personal Bests
60m: 7.29
1000m: 3:06.86
1500m: 5:29.35
60H: 8.65
110H: 15.61
High Jump: 1.77m
Long Jump: 6.77m
Pole Vault: 3.87m
Shot Put: 12.90m
Discus: 34.80m
Javelin: 54.33m
Heptathlon: 4588
Decathlon: 6268

Competed in numerous events in first season with the Crimson… Recorded a 7.29 in the 60 at the Harvard vs Penn Match… Achieved a 4588 in the heptagonal at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championships and reached highs in the 1000 (3:06.85), 60h (8.65), and high jump (1.77m) … Reached 54.33m in the javelin throw at the 2019 Harvard-Yale Match… Scored a 6268 in the decathlon at the Ivy League Outdoor Track and Field Championships and set highs in the 100 (11.50), 400 (54.00), 1500 (5:29.35), long jump (6.77m), shotput (12.90m), 110h (15.61), discus throw (34.80m) and pole vault (3.87m)

Before Harvard:
Javelin - 195’3”
Shot Put 46’8” 
Long Jump - 22’10.25”
Triple Jump 45’5.75”

“I’m really looking forward to having John on our team next year.  He has an amazing amount of untapped potential.  He’s an extremely strong athlete and elastic with a very bright future as a decathlete.  He will be an immediate factor on multiple levels.”