Divers MacKenzie Tweardy and Jamie Bissett receive Big Ten Medal of Honor.
Thirty-two members of Purdue track & field recognized for 3.0+ GPAs.
2014: Did not compete in any indoor/outdoor meets in the 2013-14 track seasons for the Boilermakers.
High School: Four year letterwinner in track and three in cross country; finished 20th in the state in the 800m run as a senior; cross country team finished 17th in the state that same year; named all-conference and all-sectional in both cross country and track as well as all-regional in cross country; earned academic All-State as a senior; cross country team finished 21st in the state during his junior year; was all-conference in cross country and track that year; helped cross country team earn an 18th place state finish during his sophomore year; all-conference in both sports as a sophomore; competed with fellow Boilermakers Andrew Cartwright and Taylor Jones.
Personal: John Frederick Ribeiro was born to parents Fabio and Beata Ribeiro on Dec. 10, 1992; has an older sister, Julia; father is a chemical engineering professor at Purdue; enjoys biking and reading in his free time; is majoring in electrical engineering with a math minor.
|Lifetime||1:23.74 (1/19/13)||1:59.23 (1/11/14)||2:32.28 (2/8/14)||4:25.05 (2/8/14)|
|Indoor||1:23.74 (1/19/13)||1:59.23 (1/11/14)||2:32.28 (2/8/14)||4:25.05 (2/8/14)|