Men's Cross Country, Track & Field


Jon Vaccaro
Jon Vaccaro

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Park Ridge, Ill.

High School:
Maine South

Event:
XC - Distance

I/O Eligibility:
FR/FR

AT ILLINOIS

Cross Country
2013 XC - FRESHMAN
Made his Illini debut at the Illini Challenge, where he finished 22nd overall and sixth for the Illini ... Placed 46th at the Boilermaker Invitational with an 8K time of 27:09 ... Shaved nearly a minute off of his 8K time to clock a personal-best 26:19 at the Bradley Classic.

2014 Track and Field
Outdoor: Did not compete.

Indoor: Competed unattached at three meets ... Clocked a personal-best 3,000m time of 9:25.95 at the Orange & Blue Open.

High School
Regional champion in cross country ... Conference champion in cross country ... All-State in cross country ... All-Sectional in cross country ... All sectional in track.

Personal
Son of Carl and Nancy Vaccaro ... Born on May 10, 1995 ... Has one brother, Josef ... Hobbies include playing soccer and playing video games.

Vaccaro's Personal Bests
Cross Country
6K: 21:10 - Illini Challenge (8/30/13)
8K: 26:19 - Bradley Classic (10/18/13)

Track
Indoor
3,000m: 9:25.95 - Orange & Blue Open (2/22/14)

Updated July 2014

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