Jonathon Becker | Hurdles
Hometown: Hartington, Neb.
Previous School: Hartington Cedar Catholic
Major: Fitness Studies
60m Hurdles - 8.21 (2012 GPAC Indoor Championships)
2011 Indoor qualifier 60m Hurdles & 4x400m relay
Great Plains Athletic Conference
2011 Indoor Qualifier 60m hurdles - 2nd place
Indoor: Jonathon found success in the 60m hurdles this season … His fastest time in the 60 m hurdles was 8.34 and placed him second at the GPAC championships … At the NAIA championships Jonathon ran 8.53 in the hurdles … He also competed on the 4x400m relay consistently this season … He ran on the relay for the NAIA 4x400m semi-finals … For his indoor season he also ran the 400m … His best time was 50.90 and ran at the Prairie Wolf Invite.
Prepped at Cedar Catholic High School in Hartington, Nebraska, under Chad Cattau for three years ... Earned three varsity letters ... Was the MVP for men's track his junior and senior years ... Voted most improved junior year ... Holds the school record in the 110 hurdles ... Is second all-time for the 300 hurdles record ... Also participated in football and basketball ... Was on the Merit Roll.
Born September 10 in Columbus, Nebraska ... Son of Mike and Carla Becker ... Has one younger brother.