Juan Carrera
    Juan Carrera

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Round Lake, Ill.

    High School:
    Round Lake H.S.

    Birthdate:
    04/30/1993


    08/29/2014

    SIU opens season with strong showing at Saluki Early Bird

    SIU men defeats Indiana state

    08/19/2014

    SIU Men and Women Picked to Win Cross Country Titles

    Salukis look to repeat as MVC Champions

    11/15/2013

    Saluki women finish fourth, men 11th at NCAA Midwest Regional

    Kristen Levi (20th) and Kelley Gallagher (21st) both earned All-Midwest Region honors.

    11/02/2013

    Saluki men repeat as MVC Champions, Saluki women win first title since 1992

    This is the first time since 1989 that the same school has swept the MVC cross country championships (Illinois State), and only the second time since 1987 that the same head coach has won both titles (Wichita State, John Kornelson).

    10/19/2013

    Saluki men finish 16th, women 27th at Indiana State Pre-Nationals

    Southern will conclude the regular season in two weeks with the MVC Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, on Nov. 2.

    11/15/2013

    MVC Cross Country Championships

    Photos from the SIU sweep of the Missouri Valley Cross Country Championships on Nov. 2, 2013 in Des Moines, Iowa.

    TFRRS Bio

    Personal Bests
    4K 12:25.5
    8K 24:53.19
    10K 32:55.40

    2013
    Ran in five meets for the Salukis...Finished 12th at the MVC Championships, falling just two spots shy of a second-straight All-MVC honor...Scored for Southern at the conference meet, helping the Saluki men win their second straight title...Had a season-best finish of fourth at the Saluki Invitational.

    2012
    All-MVC (10th Place)
    Named All-Missouri Valley after finishing 10th at the MVC Championships on Oct. 27...Part of the 2012 MVC Men's Cross Country championship team...Competed in six meets in 2012, finishing in the top five three times, the top ten four times, and in the top thirty in five of those meets...Best finish of second place came at the EIU Walt Crawford Open on Sep. 7 with a time of 25:26.10 in the 8K.

    2011
    Redshirted...Competed in three meets unattached -- the SIU Early Bird (9th place), the Walt Crawford Open (14th) and the Saluki Invitational (14th).

    High School
    Three time all-conference and all-sectional honoree... State qualifier junior and senior year...Named Chicago Sun Times Athlete of the Week senior year.

    Personal
    Born April 30, 1993 in Libertyville, Ill...Son of Angel Carerra and Maria Rocha...Majoring in Sport Administration...First Latino in Round Lake High School history to receive a Division I athletic scholarship.

    Saturday, Sept 20
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Cross Country Carbondale, Ill. 10:00 AM
    Friday, Oct 3
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Cross Country South Bend, Ind. TBA
    Saturday, Oct 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Cross Country Terre Haute, Ind. TBA
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