Josh Shearer - Men's Track & Field - Arkansas Razorbacks

Josh Shearer

RS Fr./So, | 5-10 | Distance | The Woodlands, Texas | The Woodlands Christian Academy

Sophomore (2020-21)
Outdoor: Raced twice, setting career bests in both meets … Finished sixth in 5,000m with a 14:43.97 at John McDonnell Invitational … Placed eighth in 1,500m at 3:53.17 in the Arkansas Twilight. Indoor: Competed in four meets … Opened with an 8:26.81 to place fourth in 3,000m at Arkansas Invitational … Set a mile PR of 4:17.00 in Wooo Pig Classic … Placed seventh in 3,000m with a career best of 8:19.50 at Arkansas Qualifier … In Tyson Invitational, placed 13th in 5,000m (14:52.64).

Cross Country: Competed in SEC Championships, placing 56th with a time of 25:24.6 on 5 mile course at Baton Rouge and was 10th among Razorbacks … Placed 15th in LSU’s SEC Preview with an 18:12.7 on 6k course … Finished 66th in UAB Blazer Classic with a time of 25:17.3 over an 8k course.

Freshman (2019)
Competed in three meets … Placed 76th in SEC Championships (8k, 24:54.7), finishing eighth on team … Also raced in Beantown and Chile Pepper meets, placing seventh and ninth on squad, respectively.

High School
Three-time TAPPS 4A State Champion … 2019 State Champion in the 1,600-meters also placed third in the 3,200-meters and fourth in the 800-meters to help his team to a runner-up finish at the 2019 State Championships … Finished third at the 2018 Cross Country State Championships to help Woodlands Christian to a State Championship … As a junior in 2018, finished as the state champion in the 3,200-meters and state runner-up in the 1,600-meters … State cross country runner-up at the 2017 state cross country championships … State champion in the 3,200-meters as a sophomore in 2017.

Personal Bests: 1600m – 4:19.32; 3200m – 9:12.62

Josh Shearer | Career Stats

Career bests

Indoor

  • Mile | 4:17.00
  • 3,000m | 8:19.50
  • 5,000m | 14:52.64

Outdoor

  • 1,500m | 3:53.17
  • 5,000m | 14:43.97