John Fish
John Fish
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Waterloo, Ontario
High School: Sir John A. MacDonald
Position: Middle Distance

Career Bests (Harvard):
800m - 1:53.51
1000m - 2:26.81
1500m - 3:55.53
Mile - 4:13.63


(Indoor) First Team All-Ivy (4x800m relay) with a time of 7:32.66 … Ran a career-best 3:55.53 in the 1500m at the Home Depot Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays (Mar. 28-31) … Crossed the finish line at 4:13.63 in the mile at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational (Feb. 9-10) … Finished with a career-high 1:53.51 in the 800m at the Boston University Bruce Lehane Scarlet and White Invitational (Feb. 3) … Ran a career-best 2:26.81 in the 1000m at the HYP (Jan. 28).

Freshman (2017)
In his collegiate debut, placed 15th in the HYP Meet (Sep. 15) … Placed 188th in the Princeton XC Invitational with a time of 26:56 (Oct. 14) … Ran to an 83rd place finish at the Ivy League Heptagonal Championships with a time of 27:34.3 (Oct. 27).

Before Harvard:
400m – 50.99
800m – 1:52.78
1500m – 3:55.38

"John has been a stand-out junior athlete in Canada, winning the Ontario Provincial Champion at 800m and a two-time runner-up for the national title in the 800m and the 1500m. John will benefit from the high-quality competitive opportunities available to him while at Harvard, which will give him the chance to test his fierce drive to win against a deeper field." – Coach Saretsky