John Hinman
John Hinman
Born: 12/28/1983
Year: Junior
Hometown: Bend, Ore.
High School: Bend

AS A JUNIOR IN 2004-2005: Cross-Country:Raced in six competitions during the season... best finish of the season was a ninth-place showing at the Bronco Invitational... clocked an 8K time of 28:14 at the Fresno Invitational... ran a season-best time of 25:43 at the Willamette Invitational... finished 24th at the West Coast Conference Championships with a time of 27:11... Bronco top-finisher at the NCAA West Regional, placing 104th with a time of 33:40. Track: Competed in one meet on the season ... clocked a time of 2:04 in the 800-meters to finish 17th at the Johnny Mathis Invitational ...

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2003: Led the team in two races during the season, at the Willamette and Stanford Invitationals ... earned honorable mention all-WCC honors ... the team's number two runner at the WCC and NCAA West Regional championship events ... also finished second on the team at the Aggie and Santa Clara Invitationals ... registered a season-best finish of fifth at the Santa Clara Invite ... placed 15th at the league championships with an 8,000-meter time of 26:58 ... top time of the season was a 25:23.46 effort at the Willamette Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2002: Finshed the season as the team's number three runner in two of the season's final three races ... recorded a 10th-place finish at the West Coast Conference championships with an 8,000-meter time of 26:23 ... earned first-team all-WCC honors ... finished seventh at the Bronco Invitational with a time of 26:20 ... registered a season-best 8,000-meter time of 25:32 at the Stanford Invitational ... ended the season with a 76th-place finish at the NCAA West Regional with a 10,000-meter time of 32:50 ... earned three-top-12 finishes on the season.

HIGH SCHOOL INFORMATION: A 2002 graduate of Bend Senior High School in Bend, Ore. ... coached by Bob Latham ... team ranked 24th nationally his senior season ... helped team to two state cross country titles and two runner-up finishes in four seasons ... a first-team all-state selection, district champion and seventh-place finisher at state championships as a senior ... finished 11th in the state as a junior and was district runner-up ... district champion and fifth in the state as a senior in the 3,000-meters ... 12th in the state and district runner-up in the 1,500-meters ... best times are 2:00 in the 800-meters, 4:03 in the 1,500-meters, 8:45 in the 3,000-meters and 15:50 in the 5,000-meters.

PERSONAL DATA: Born December 28, 1983 in Portland, Maine ... son of Brad and Martha Hinman ... both parents are teachers ... has a younger sister, Hannah, and brother, Zach ... father attended Dartmouth, while mother attended University of Maine at Farmington ... enjoys river rafting, skiing and skateboarding ... career goals including becoming a lawyer.