John Bryant
John Bryant
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Valrico, FL
High School: Bloomingdale
Major: Environmental Science
Gamer: Bloomingdale HS

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016)
Ran in a total of seven races ... owns fifth-best 800m time in FSC history with a 1:57.92 at the UNF Spring Break Invitational (3/25) ... also posted a 2:00.49 at the UT Ryan McCall Distance Classic (3/26); a 2:01.30 at the USF Bulls Invitational (3/18); and a 2:03.78 at the Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet (2/20) ... has the eighth-fastest time in program history in the 1000m with a 2:48.12 at the ERAU Indoor/Outdoor Challenge (1/23) ... his time of 4:36.29 in the mile at the Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet (1/20) is third fastest time ever posted at FSC ... posted a 4:18.56 at the UNF Spring Break Invitational (3/26).

AS A FRESHMAN (2014-15)
Ran in five meets ... had two Top 10 finishes as he was 7th in the 800-meter run at the UT Ryan McCall Invitational (4/12) as he ran a time of 2:01.99 and was 10th in the 800-meter run at the USF Invitational (3/12) as he ran a time of 2:01.03 ... was a member of the sixth place 4-x-800 meter relay team at the Embry-Riddle Spikes Classic (4/3) as they ran a time of 8:27.06, which is the third fastest time in school history ... was 16th in the 1,500-meter run at the USF Invitational (3/13) as he ran a time of 4:16.05 ... set the FSC freshman record in the 800-meter run at the Bulls Invitational (3/19) as he ran a time of 2:00.59 ... finished 20th in the 5,000-meter run (16:11.89) at the Bulls Invitational (3/19) and was 19th in the 3,000-meter run (9:32.43) at the Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet (2/20). 

HIGH SCHOOL
2014 graduate of Bloomingdale Senior High School in Valrico ... played baseball and ran both cross country and track at BSHS ... lettered in track and cross country for two years and baseball for three years ... as a junior in 2013, was the District, Region and State champion in the 4x800 meter run relay ... earned Track Rookie of the Year honors ... finished seventh in the County and was the district champion in cross country as a senior ... earned Team MVP honors in both cross country and track as a senior ... also finished seventh in the Regional Cross Country Meet and qualified for State Cross Country Championships ... in track as a senior, was the County, District and Region champion in the 4x800 meter relay ... was third in the State in the 4x800 meter relay ... 2014 Heart of a Champion recipient ... served as Vice President of the AVID Club and was the Drumline captain and a member of the Leo Club.

PERSONAL
Born 12/4/95 ... son of John and Daisy Bryant ... has a 11-year old brother, Paul ... lists the Boston Red Sox and Atlanta Falcons as his favorite pro teams ... likes sports, hunting, fishing and weightlifting ... has also participated in boxing and mixed martial arts ... wants to travel the world and become an environmental engineer to help stabilize third world countries.

Personal Best Marks

EventMeetMark
400 North Florida Invitational 52.20
5000 Bulls Invitational 16:11.89
800 UNF Spring Break Invitational 1:57.92
5K (XC) FSU Cross Country Invitational (College) 6:13.2
1000 Embry-Riddle Indoor-Outdoor Challenge 2:48.12
10K (XC) NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships 34:37.8
1500 Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic - Collegiate 4:09.51
8K (XC) Sunshine State Conference Cross Country Championships 26:18.4
MILE Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet 4:36.29
4 MILE (XC) 2014 University of Tampa Cross Country Classic 23:09.2
3000 Embry-Riddle Last Chance 9:32.43
4.97 MILE (XC) Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival 26:58.5

Complete Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
   Apr 27, 2018 North Florida Invitational 400 52.20 18th  (F)
   Apr 6-7, 2018 Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic (college teams) 1500 4:19.11 20th  (F)
   Mar 22-23, 2018 USF Bulls Invitational 400 53.37 36th  (F)
   Mar 2, 2018 2018 UT Track Classic 400 52.68 15th  (F)
   Mar 2, 2018 2018 UT Track Classic 800 2:04.71 17th  (F)
   Feb 17, 2018 Embry-Riddle First Chance Last Chance Mile 4:44.48   (F)
   Oct 21, 2017 Sunshine State Conference Championships 8K 27:42.7 29th
   Oct 6, 2017 FSU Invitational 8K 27:17.1 34th
   Sep 23, 2017 Trevecca Nazarene DII Showcase Invite 8K 28:13.8 65th
   Nov 19, 2016 NCAA Division II Cross Country Championships 10K 34:37.8 219th
   Nov 5, 2016 NCAA Division II South Region Cross Country Championships 10K 34:39.1 57th
   Oct 22, 2016 Sunshine State Conference Cross Country Championships 8K 26:18.4 20th
   Oct 8, 2016 Saint Leo University Pre-National Invite 8K 30:44.3 40th
   Oct 1, 2016 Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival 4.97M 26:58.5 152nd
   Sep 10, 2016 Florida Tech Cross Country Invitational 8K 27:02.6 26th
   Apr 1-2, 2016 Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic - Collegiate 1500 4:09.51 15th  (F)
   Mar 25-26, 2016 UNF Spring Break Invitational 800 1:57.92 17th  (F)
   Mar 25-26, 2016 UNF Spring Break Invitational 1500 4:18.56 27th  (F)
   Mar 17-18, 2016 USF Bulls Invitational 800 2:01.30 22nd  (F)
   Mar 17-18, 2016 USF Bulls Invitational 5000 DNF  
   Mar 4, 2016 UT Track Classic 800 2:00.49 8th  (F)
   Feb 20, 2016 Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet 800 2:03.78 18th  (F)
   Feb 20, 2016 Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet Mile 4:36.29 6th  (F)
   Jan 23, 2016 Embry-Riddle Indoor-Outdoor Challenge 1000 2:48.12 10th  (F)
   Oct 24, 2015 Sunshine State Conference 8K 27:32.1 36th
   Sep 19, 2015 2015 Mountain Dew Gator Cross Country Invitational (College) 8K 27:28.0 60th
   Apr 11, 2015 UT Ryan McCall Track Classic 800 2:01.99 7th  (F)
   Apr 3-4, 2015 Embry-Riddle Spike's Classic - College 4x800 8:27.06 6th  (F)
   Mar 19-20, 2015 Bulls Invitational 800 2:00.59 16th  (F)
   Mar 19-20, 2015 Bulls Invitational 5000 16:11.89 20th  (F)
   Mar 12-13, 2015 USF Invitational 800 2:01.03 10th  (F)
   Mar 12-13, 2015 USF Invitational 1500 4:16.05 16th  (F)
   Feb 20-21, 2015 Embry-Riddle Last Chance 3000 9:32.43 19th  (F)
   Nov 8, 2014 Sunshine State Conference Cross Country Championships 8K 28:17.7 38th
   Oct 25, 2014 Valdosta State Cross Country Challenge 8K 27:37.9 41st
   Oct 10, 2014 FSU Cross Country Invitational (College) 5K 23:33.0 69th
   Oct 10, 2014 FSU Cross Country Invitational (College) 5K 6:13.2 88th
   Oct 10, 2014 FSU Cross Country Invitational (College) 8K 27:36.1 58th
   Oct 10, 2014 FSU Cross Country Invitational (College) 5K 16:00.1 80th
   Oct 3, 2014 Flrunners Invitational 15 5K 17:03.9 23rd
   Sep 12, 2014 2014 University of Tampa Cross Country Classic 4M 23:09.2 48th
   Sep 5, 2014 South Florida Cross Country Invitational 8K 29:46.4 57th

Indoor Track & Field Personal Best Marks

EventMeetMark
800 Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet 2:03.78
MILE Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet 4:36.29
1000 Embry-Riddle Indoor-Outdoor Challenge 2:48.12
3000 Embry-Riddle Last Chance 9:32.43

Complete Indoor Track & Field Results

DateMeetEventMarkPlace
   Feb 20, 2016 Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet 800 2:03.78 18th (F)
   Feb 20, 2016 Embry-Riddle Last Chance Meet Mile 4:36.29 6th (F)
   Jan 23, 2016 Embry-Riddle Indoor-Outdoor Challenge 1000 2:48.12 10th (F)
   Feb 20, 2015 Embry-Riddle Last Chance 3000 9:32.43  (P)