John Seman
John Seman
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Ashland, Ohio
High School: Hillsdale
Event(s): Jumps

PERSONAL RECORDS

200m: 26.21s at the Otterbein Invitational (Westerville, Ohio), Jan. 16, 2016

400m: 59.45s at the Capital Challenge Open (Columbus, Ohio), Jan. 8, 2016

HJ: 1.91m at the Rick Meindl Last Call (Columbus, Ohio), Feb. 18, 2017

LJ: 5.78m at the OAC South Split Meet (Marietta, Ohio), Jan. 20, 2017


2017-18 (outdoor): Competed in the high jump at five meets … placed fifth at the Otterbein April Fools Invitational (March 30) with a jump of 1.80 meters … outdoor season-high of 1.88 meters came at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships on April 14. 

2017-18 (indoor): Competed in the high jump at seven meets … earned All-OAC status and tied his personal record with a third-place jump of 1.91 meters at the OAC Indoor Championships (Feb. 32-24) … mark of 1.84 meters at the Otterbein Home Indoor Meet on Jan. 13 won the event … recorded five top-five finishes. 

2016-17 (outdoor): Competed in the high jump at six meets ... placed third at the Otterbein University April Fools Day Invitational with a jump of 1.85 meters. 

2016-17 (indoor): Participated in the high jump and long jump ... placed third in the high jump twice (OAC South Split Meet, Jessica Starks Open) ... personal-best in high jump came at the Rick Meindl Last Call Invite (1.91m). 

2015-16 (indoor): Middle to long distance specialist … opened his career with a fourth-place finish in the 4x400-meter relay and then ran to a sixth-place finish in the one mile (5:20.66) during the Capital Challenge (1/8) … ran a season-best 5:14.53 in the mile at the Rick Meindl Last Call meet (2/20). 

2015-16 (outdoor): Ran the 1,500-meter event twice and the 800-meter run once. 

Personal: Majoring in Spanish/International studies with a minor in military science ... parents are Jen and Doug Seman ... attended Hillsdale High School where he participated in track and basketball.