2012 CROSS COUNTRY Competed in three meets in his first season with the Jayhawks... Had a solid debut at the Bob Timmons Classic (9/1) in which he came in as KU's sixth finisher, notched a seventh-place finish overall and recorded a 6K time of 20:18.7... Placed 57th at the Rim Rock Classic (9/29) after completing the 8K course in 25:19.7... Took part in the B-Race at the Wisconsin adidas Invitational (10/12), claiming a 91st-place finish with an 8K time of 26:31.
AT JOHNSON COUNTY CC (2010-11) Top Cavalier finisher at the Disney Classic, clocking in at 26:39.60 to finish 22nd overall... Helped his team to a fifth-place finish at 2011 NJCAA Championships, coming in 65th with an 8K time of 28:24.14... Helped the JCCC men to 2012 conference and regional championships with his third-place conference finish and 12th-place finish in the region... Graduated from JCCC on the Dean's List.
HIGH SCHOOL Placed fifth at 2009 5A state cross country championships his senior year at Topeka West High School... Claimed the regional title in 2009 with a 5K time of 17:06.66... Won the 2010 5A regional championship in the 3,200 meters with a time of 10:03.53... Placed fifth in the 3,200 meters at the Kansas State Championships with a personal best time of 9:50.77.
PERSONAL Full name is Javier Herrera Segura... Son of Yvette Garcia... Has four siblings: Cassie (25), Zach (24), Robert (22) and Elijah (15)... Brother, Robert, ran with him as a member of JCCC cross country team... Majoring in finance.