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    John Landis
    John Landis
    Class:
    Sophomore

    Hometown:
    Philadelphia, Pa.

    High School:
    Father Judge High School

    Event:
    Jumps

    ELIGIBILITY (IN/OUT):
    SO/SO

    08/06/2014

    UConn Places 180 Student-Athletes On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

    UConn had student-athletes honored in each varsity sport The American sponsors

    08/06/2014

    UConn Places 180 Student-Athletes On American Athletic Conference All-Academic Team

    UConn had student-athletes honored in each varsity sport The American sponsors

    05/18/2014

    Men's Track and Field Takes Second Place at IC4A Championship

    Second Consecutive Second Place Finish For UConn Men

    05/17/2014

    First Place Finishes for Chapman and Hunter Pace UConn at IC4A's

    Duo Wins Decathlon, Pole Vault Crowns

    05/07/2014

    Huskies Head to New England Championships

    UConn begins competition on Thursday in Massachusetts

    2013-14 Outdoor (Sophomore)

    • Finished in 7th place for the triple jump at the American Athletic Conference Championship after leaping a distance of 14.52m.
    • Captured 7th in the long jump and 8th in the triple jump at the Dog Fight in Albany, N.Y., recording distances of 6.46m and 12.95m respectively.
    • His 7.22m long jump at the UConn Challenge in Storrs was good for second place, just behind teammate Harley Lacroix (7.28m).

    2013-14 Indoor (Sophomore)

    • Finished ninth in the triple jump at the URI Coaches Tribute Invitational with a 13.22m result.
    • Took sixth at the Lafayette/Rider Invitational with a 13.67m showing in the triple jump.

    2012-13 Indoor (Freshman)

    • Finished 25th (6.04m) in the long jump and 17th (13.73m) in the triple jump at the IC4A Championships.
    • Claimed seventh place in the triple jump (14.69m) and 12th place (6.91m) in the long jump at the BIG EAST Championships.
    • Took sixth in the long jump at the New England Championships with a leap of 6.94m.

    Before UConn: Attended Father Judge High School in Philadelphia, Pa.... Three-time team captain... State champion in the long jump... All-state in long jump, triple jump and 4x100m relay... Team won back to back high conference championships... School record holder in high jump, triple jump and 4x100m relay... Also played football and was two time All-City wide receiver in Philadelphia... Salutatorian and Vice President of senior class... Member of the National Honors Society.

    Personal: A major in kinesiology.