John Beckshaw
John Beckshaw
Height: 5-11
Weight: 148
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Medford, Mass.
High School: Medford

Individual Statistics: one mile: 428; 3k: 8:45; 5k: 15:22; 8k: 26:17

As a junior in 2010: Was the second Quinnipiac runner to finish at the CCSU Blue Devils Invitational with a time of 27:52…Ran the Paul Short Invitational in 28:15…Finished the New England Championships in 27:31…Finished the Northeast Conference Championships in 28:40, good for a 75th-place finish.

As a sophomore in 2009: Placed 17th with a time of 21:41 at the Stony Brook Invitational…Was Quinnipiac’s top runner at the Dartmouth Invitational where he crossed the line in 31st overall in 27:44…Was Quinnipiac’s third runner to finish at the Quinnipiac Invitational, placing 30th with a time of 27:18…Placed 67th in 26:17 at the Paul Short Invitational…Ran at the New England Championships where he placed 160th with a time of 26:43…Placed 62nd in 28:29.2 at the 2009 Northeast Conference Championships.

Before Quinnipiac: Attended Medford High School, where he ran varsity cross country, indoor and outdoor track…Was a four-time Greater Boston League All Star.

Personal: A native of Medford, Mass…Son of John and Maureen Beckshaw…Has two siblings, Alaina and Matthew…Majoring in health and science studies with a minor in history.