John Luder

Position Distance
Height 6'0"
Class Sophomore
Hometown Shawnee, Kan.
High School Rockhurst

CAREER RESULTS

2019 CROSS COUNTRY (So.)
Placed 11th to start the season at the Bob Timmons Classic 6K (8/31) clocking in at 19:58.5 … Placed 10th overall in the men’s 8K at the Rim Rock Collegiate Classic (10/5) and clocked in with a time of 26:18.3.

2019 INDOOR (R-Fr.)
Made his indoor debut with a first place finish in the one-mile run (PM session) at the Jayhawk Classic (1/25-1/26), clocking in with a time of 4:13.63 and was a member of the distance medley relay that finished first with a combined time of 10:21.81 … Ran a personal-best time of 8:16.90 in the 3,000-meter run at the ISU Classic (2/8-2/9).

2018 CROSS COUNTRY (R-Fr.)
Finished fifth for the Jayhawks and seventh overall at the season-opening Bob Timmons Classic (9/1) with a time of 19:45.7 in the 6K … Placed 16th at the Rim Rock Classic (9/29) in the men’s 8K with a time of 25:19.9 … KU’s top finisher in the unseeded men’s 8K at the Pre-National Invitational (10/13), finishing 50th overall with a time of 26:20.57 … Finished 43rd in the men’s 8K at the Big 12 Championship (10/26) with a time of 25:43.6 … Placed 59th in the men’s 10K at the NCAA Midwest Regional (11/9) with a time of 32:14.0.

2018 OUTDOOR (Fr.)
Finished fourth in the 5,000-meter run at the Oral Roberts Invitational (3/31) with a time of 15:41.08 … Recorded a personal-best time of 15:20.67 in the 5,000-meter run at the Kansas Relays (4/18-21) to finish 14th in the open section … Place sixth in the 5,000 meters at the Ward Haylett Invitational (5/5) with a personal-best time of 15:20.32.

2018 INDOOR (Fr.)
Utilized redshirt season.

2017 CROSS COUNTRY (Fr.)
Utilized redshirt season.

HIGH SCHOOL
Member of the 2016 Class 4A State Champion cross country team … Won three district titles and three sectional titles … Seven-time letterwinner in cross country and track & field … 2016 Cross Country Academic All-State honoree.

PERSONAL
Son of Bob and Mary Luder… Has one older sister, Beth … Father, Bob, ran cross country and track at KU … Plans to major in architectural engineering.