Josh Slocum

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Shreveport, La.

High School:
Caddo Magnet HS

Height:
5-11

Birthdate:
08/26/1989

Experience:
3L

Major:
Chemical Engineering

Josh Slocum

10/29/2011

Louisiana Tech Men Finish Fifth, Women Eighth at WAC Championships

Josh Slocum leads the men

10/22/2011

Louisiana Tech Men's Cross Country Wins Demon Invitational

Alwayne Green wins individual title

10/17/2011

Louisiana Tech Men Place Third, Women 12th at Choctaw Open

Men record strong finish

2010: Ran 20:18 in the four-mile Mook 4 (9/18) ... In the 6400m run at the Asics McNeese State Cowboy Stampede (10/9), ran 20:09.08 ... Ran 26:18 in the 8k run at the Centenary Invitational (10/16).

2009: Finished seventh in the four-mile Mook 4 (9/12) with a time of 21:52 ... Placed 14th in the 8k run at the Mississippi State Invitational (9/19) with a time of 27:03 ... Finished second in the 8k run at the Northwestern State Invitational (9/28) with a time of 28:39 ... Ran 27:37 in the 8k Watson Ford Invitational (10/10) to place 26th ... Finished 44th at the WAC Championships (10/31) with an 8k time of 28:55.

High School: Lettered three years of cross country for David Bellar and Martin Poole at Caddo Magnet High School... Was a member of the National Honor Society.

Personal: Joshua Slocum... Son of David Slocum and Diana Hamiter... Born Aug. 26, 1989 in Shreveport, La... Has five siblings ranging from nine-years old (brother, Noah) to 25 years old (brother, John)... majoring in chemical engineering with a minor in chemistry.