John Ripa
John Ripa
Height: 5-11
Year: So.
Hometown: Stony Brook, N.Y.
High School: Ward Melville
Event(s): Distance

Prior to Geneseo: Ran track for Gregg Cantwell ... 2013 cross-country: all-league, all-county ... 2014 cross country: all-league, all-county first-team .... 2015 winter track & field: league champion in the 1,000-meter run ... County Champion 3,200-meter relay .... all-state in 3,200-meter relay All-Federation 3200 Meter Relay ... 2015 spring track & field: all-division 1,600-meter run ... Section XI Division 1 Team Champions ... Section XI County Champion in 1,600-meter ... academic all-county ... member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: John Thomas Ripa was born in Rockville Centre, N.Y. and raised in Stony Brook, N.Y. ... parents are Eileen and Michael Ripa ... has a younger brother, Michael, and a younger sister, Jennifer ... cousin Michelle graduated from Geneseo in 2013 ... studying political science ... favorite athletic-related moment was winning the 1,600-meter run at his state qualifier as a senior ... started running cross country in seventh grade ... favorite professional team is the Boston Red Sox and favorite athlete is Curt Schilling.

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
Nov 18, 2017 NCAA Division III Cross Country Championships 8K 26:18.7 224
Nov 11, 2017 NCAA Division III Atlantic Region Cross Country Championships 8K 25:30.9 29
Oct 28, 2017 2017 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 27:40.4 14
Oct 14, 2017 Principia College Cowbell XC Invite 8K 26:45.1 113
Sep 30, 2017 Geneseo 37th Mike Woods Invitational 8K 25:42.6 16
Sep 23, 2017 Purple Valley XC Invite 8K 27:37.2 51
Oct 29, 2016 2016 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 27:35.8 49
Oct 15, 2016 Rowan University Border Battle 7.8K 26:37.4 257
Oct 1, 2016 Mike Woods Invite (SUNY Geneseo Invite) 8K 25:54.9 19
Sep 24, 2016 Williams College Purple Valley Invite 8K 26:31.2 39
Sep 10, 2016 26th Annual Oswego State Invitational 8K 27:20.2 8
Oct 31, 2015 2015 SUNYAC Cross Country Championships 8K 26:34.7 27
Oct 3, 2015 Geneseo Mike Woods Invitational 8K 26:13.6 71
Sep 26, 2015 Williams College Purple Valley Classic 8K 26:35.2 24
Sep 12, 2015 25th Annual Oswego State Invitational 8K 26:43.6 7

Top Performances

YearSport600m800m1000m1500mMile3000m5000m
2017 Outdoor -- -- -- -- -- -- 3:57.26 -- -- -- -- 15:32.96
2017 Indoor 1:28.38 -- -- -- -- -- -- 4:18.60 8:47.85 -- --
2016 Outdoor -- -- 2:01.61 -- -- 4:01.10 -- -- -- -- 15:45.25
2016 Indoor -- -- -- -- 2:37.49 -- -- 4:22.61 8:58.72 16:30.39

Meet Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
May 5–6, 2017 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 1500m 4:03.63 6
Apr 29, 2017 Cardinal Classic 5000m 15:32.96 5
Apr 14–15, 2017 Bison Outdoor Classic 1500m 3:57.26 8
Apr 9, 2017 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 1500m 4:02.23 5
Apr 2, 2017 Geneseo Early Season Invitational 1600m Relay 3:36.38 6
Mar 4, 2017 Tufts Final Qualifier Mile 4:18.60 10
Feb 24–25, 2017 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 4:20.24 3
Feb 10–11, 2017 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Inv. Mile 4:36.07 234
Feb 10–11, 2017 Boston University David Hemery Valentine Inv. DMR 9:54.23 5
Feb 4, 2017 Tufts Cupid Challenge Mile 4:19.64 3
Jan 27–28, 2017 19th Annual Bison Open 3000 8:47.85 8
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational Mile 4:26.03 2
Jan 20, 2017 Highlander Invitational 600 1:28.38 14
May 6–7, 2016 SUNYAC Outdoor Track & Field Championships 1500m 4:01.10 4
Apr 30, 2016 St. John Fisher College Cardinal Classic 800m 2:01.61 21
Apr 23, 2016 Rochester Spring Invite 5000m 15:45.25 6
Apr 16–17, 2016 Bison Outdoor Classic 1500m 4:05.20 50
Apr 11, 2016 Nazareth College ROC City Track & Field Classic 1500m 4:10.75 7
Feb 26–27, 2016 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships Mile 4:51.74 16
Feb 26–27, 2016 SUNYAC Indoor Track & Field Championships DMR 10:41.57 4
Feb 20, 2016 Golden Eagle Invite Mile 4:38.74 10
Feb 20, 2016 Golden Eagle Invite 1600m Relay 3:50.03 14
Feb 12–13, 2016 David Hemery Valentine Invitational Mile 4:22.61 149
Feb 6–7, 2016 Ithaca College Bomber Invitational 3000 8:58.72 6
Jan 29, 2016 18th Annual Bison Open + Multi 1000 2:37.49 2
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational Mile 4:26.13 6
Jan 22, 2016 Highlander Invitational 1600m Relay 3:44.16 9
Dec 5, 2015 Brockport Early Season Invite 5000m 16:30.39 3
Dec 5, 2015 Brockport Early Season Invite 1600m Relay 3:39.32 9