Jayhawk men and women to open season at Rim Rock Farm
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 at 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 regional title in 2009 with a 5K time of 17:06.66... Won 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 Johnson County CC cross country team... Plans to major in finance.