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     John Glass
    John Glass

    Class:
    RS Senior

    Hometown:
    Bolingbrook, Ill.

    High School:
    Bolingbrook

    Event:
    XC/Long Distance


    05/17/2013

    UIC Student-Athletes Go Through Commencement Services

    50 student-athletes receive bachelor's degree in spring, summer sessions

    08/30/2012

    Cross Country Set to Begin 2012 Season with Home Opener

    Women start at 10 a.m.; men begin at 10:30 on Saturday

    08/30/2012

    Cross Country Set to Begin 2012 Season with Home Opener

    Women start at 10 a.m.; men begin at 10:30 on Saturday

    05/06/2012

    Both Teams Sit in Third Following Day Two of HL Outdoors

    Kellie Schuh sets Horizon League record in pole vault

    04/21/2012

    Track & Field Collects Eight First-Place Tallies at DePaul Invite

    Flames competed against DePaul, Northwestern, Chicago State and University of Chicago

    XC 2012: Kicked off the season with two consecutive top-25 finishes at the UIC Opener and the NIU XC Open ... ran a career-best 8K time of 25:57 at the Bradley XC Classic on Oct. 12 and finished fifth among the UIC contingent ... placed 25th at the Horizon League Championships with a result of 26:24 in the 8K race ... represented UIC at the NCAA Midwest Regional and placed fourth on the team with a time of 34:02.66 in the 10K race.

    Outdoor 2012: Placed third at the Eagle Invite in the 3,000 meter steeplechase with a time of 9:51.68 ... won the 3,000 steeple at the DePaul Invite with a time of 9:39.54 ... notched fourth-place honors at the Marquette Invite in the 1,500 with a mark of 4:08.00 ... placed fourth at the Horizon League Championships in the 3,000 steeple with a career-best time of 9:28.52.

    Indoor 2012: Ran a personal-best time of 9:23.23 in the 3,000 at the Dick Pond Open to place 11th ... placed fourth in the 800 at Dick Pond with a time of 2:03.92 ... ran career-best mark of 4:29.42 at the Horizon League Championships.

    Outdoor 2011: Placed third in the 3,000 meter steeplechase at the Cougar Invitational (4/21/11)... took fourth in the 400 meter hurdles at the Cougar Invitational (4/21/11)... finished sixth in the 3,000 meter steeplechase in the Horizon League Outdoor Championships (5/06/11-5/07/11).

    Indoor 2011: Placed 10th in the mile run at the North Central Invitational (1/21/11) and 12th at the UWM Panther Tune-Up (2/18/11).

    2008-09: Posted a career-best time in the 800-meter at the Horizon League Indoor Championships Feb. 28 with a time of 1:56.53...also improved his career best in the one-mile run with a time of 4:29.51 at the Chicagoland Championships Feb. 13...his one-mile indoor time was good for second best on the Flames' squad...recorded new career-bests in the 400, 800 and 1,500-meter races during the outdoor season...topped UIC for the season in the 1,500-meter run with a time of 4:03.61 at the Gregory Invitational May 14.

    PREP AND PERSONAL: Four-time letterwinner in cross country and three-time letterwinner in track and field at Bolingbrook (Ill.) ... helped lead Bolingbrook to a conference and regional championship his junior year ... set school records in the 1,600-meter (4:39) and 2,000-meter steeplechase (6:32) ... national qualifier in the 2,000-meter steeplechase ... team captain in cross country and track in his senior year ... named MVP in his senior year ... born August 30, 1990, in Vernon, N.J. ... son of Patricia and Cliff Glass ... has one sister, Amanda ... currently enrolled as a mechanical engineering major.

    Career-Best Cross Country Times
    8,000-Meter Run:
    25:57 (10/12/12)
    4.1-Mile Run: 22:38 (8/29/08)

    Career-Best Indoor Times
    800-Meter Run:
    1:56.53 (2/28/09)
    1-Mile Run: 4:29.42 (2/25/12)
    3,000-Meter Run: 9:23.23 (1/27/12)

    Career-Best Outdoor Times
    400-Meter Dash: 51.62 (5/14/09)
    800-Meter Run: 2:01.79
    1,500-Meter Run: 4:05.73
    3,000 Meters:
    9:39.54 (4/20/12)


    400-Meter Hurdles
    : 57.61 (4/21/11)
    Steeplechase
    : 9:28.52 (5/4/12)