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

Personal Bests
60m - 7.29
100m - 11.50
200m - 24.34
400m - 54.00
1000m - 3:06.86
1500m - 5:29.35
60H - 8.65
110H - 15.61
High Jump - 1.77m
Long Jump - 6.77m
Pole Vault - 4.20m
Shot Put - 12.90m
Discus - 34.80m
Javelin - 54.33m
Heptathlon - 4588
Decathlon - 6268

(Indoor) Collected two personal bests on the year...Opened the season with a personal best in the 200 (24.34) and a personal best in the pole vault (4.20m) at the Crimson Opener...Placed ninth in the shot put at H-Y-P (12.11m)...Picked up a time of 8.95 in the 60h at the BU Valentine Invitational...Placed 11th at Ivy League Heps in the heptathlon with 3926 points...(Outdoor) Did not compete in the outdoor season due to the Ivy League and Harvard canceling the spring season.

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.”