John Greene
John Greene
Height: 6-1
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Friendsville, Tenn.
High School: William Blount
Major: Engineering

John is a runner with a competitive spirit who enters his freshman season at Tech...was a leading force for his team during high school action...named to the Athletic Director's Honor Roll in recognition of his work in the classroom.

At Tech - (In 2009): John opened his Tech career by placing fifth on the team in 29:44.06 at the Sewanee Invitational...went on to run in five meets as a freshman and broke the 30-minute mark two more times...clocked in at 29:27.90 t the TTU Invitational and finished with a career-best 29:15.59 at the Evansville meet.

John attended William Blount High School in Maryville, where he competed with the Wildcats for Coach Chris Frary...he lettered four times apiece in both cross country and track...twice named Most Valuable Runner and also named to the All-Region team in cross 5K time is 16:52, 3,200m: 9:56, 1,600m: 4:31, 800m: 2:00, 400m: 55 seconds...also lettered one year in tennis.

The son Mitch and Susan Greene...born April 20, 1991...full name is John Wesley Greene...majoring in engineering.