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John Sherret

Class: Senior
Position: Mid-distance
Height: 5-7

Previous School: The Yorkland School

Hometown: Toronto, Ontario

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
800 - 1:50.92
1,000 - 2:38.31 (Indoor)
1,500 - 4:00.94

All-Big South Honors (2)
2013 Indoor 800 - 3rd
2014 Outdoor 800 - 2nd

2014 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• CoSIDA Academic All-District selection
• Big South 800 runner-up
• Competed in the 800 and 4 x 800 relay at the IC4A meet
• His personal-best 800 clocking of 1:50.92 at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier was the fastest by a Flame since 2010 and ranks fifth in Flames history.

2013-14 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Anchored the Flames to a school record of 7:29.15 in the 4 x 800 relay at the IC4A meet with a 1:50.4 split, before helping Liberty come in sixth place in the final
• At the Big South meet, he was third in the 4 x 400 and distance medley relays and ninth in the 800 prelims
• Matched his indoor 800 personal best with a 1:54.79 clocking on a flat track at the Liberty Quad

2013 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Finished 11th in the Big South 800-meter prelims
• Dropped his 800 time to 1:52.81 at the Highlander Invitational

2012-13 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Finished third in the Big South 800 final for his first all-conference honor
• Qualified for his first IC4A appearance with an 800 time of 1:56.10 which placed him first at the Liberty Quad
• His 800 time of 1:54.79 in the IC4A prelims ranks No. 9 on Liberty's all-time indoor list
• Ran the 800-meter leg of the Flames' distance medley relay at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup, which clocked a time of 10:01.85 for second place in program history

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll member
• Competed in the 800 at the Big South meet, coming in 20th in the heats
• Fastest 800 time of the season, 1:57.35, placed him fifth at the Liberty Collegiate Invitational

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Ran the 800-meter leg for Liberty's distance medley relay team that placed seventh in the Big South
• Broke 2:00 for the first time in college with a 1:58.64 800-meter effort at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup

Prep
• Graduated from The Yorkland School
• Top performance came at the University of Windsor Open meet in May 2011, where he sped to a personal-best 800-meter time of 1:55.63
• Clocked 1:22.9 in a 600-meter run
• Also competed in swimming and soccer, earning soccer team MVP honors

Personal
• Son of Chris and Henny Sherret
• Majoring in biology: pre-med
• Birthday is March 28