John Lowe
John Lowe
Height: 5-11
Weight: 170
Year: Sr.
Hometown: West Plains, Mo.
High School: West Plains HS
Position: PV/Hurdler

2011-2012: Indoor: Qualifying for the NCAA Championships in pole vault, Lowe narrowly missed out on All-American honors, taking 11th with a vault of 15-5 ... took 4th at the MIAA Championships in PV clearing a height of 4.83m (15-10) ... won the pole vault at the UCM Classic clearing 4.76m (15-7.25) ...  took 3rd at the Lion Open with a pole vault of 4.9m (16-00.75), his indoor season-best..... Outdoor: Won the PSU Wendy's Invite in pole vault clearing 15-9 ... Took 5th at the Pitt State Gorilla Classic with a vault of 4.5m (14-9) ... Pole vaulted 4.43m (14-06.25) at the MIAA Championships ...

2010-2011: Outdoor: Ran 1:00.31 in 400m hurdles and 15.59 in 110m hurdles at the MIAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships…At the Bill Williams/Bob Laptab Vaulting a height of 15’8.25”... Indoor: Pole Vaulting best of 14’11” at MSSU Radio Shack Open Invite... Lowe was All-Conference in the Pole Vault at the MIAA Indoor Championships...

2009-10: Lowe Redshirted...

2008-09: Indoor: At the Radio Shack (2/6/09-2/7/09) in the Men’s 60m Hurdles Lowe ran a time of 8.75…Vaulted at the MIAA Championships (2/27/09-3/1/09) with a height of 13-08.50…Competed at Fazolis/Baymont Invite Lowe hit a mark of 13-07.25 in the Pole Vault event…Outdoor: Competed in the MSSU Festival (4/3/09) ran a time of 15.50 in the 110m Hurdles…At the PSU Invite (4/11/09) Lowe ran the 400m Hurdles in 1:00.54…Vaulted at the Laptad/Williams Invite (4/24/9) and hit a mark of 14-01.25…

In High School: Lowe helped head his track team to back-to-back district championships in 2006 and 07, as well as a district title in football in 2005 and 2007. He holds the WPHS school record for the 110 meter high hurdles (14.82) as well as being a member of the school record holding 4x100m relay team (43.31).

Personal: The son of Greg and Anita Lowe, John plans to major in Biology at Southern.