2013-14 Cross Country: (All-Conference USA Third Team) Had two, top-10 performances, finishing fourth (16:50) at the Rice Invitational and eighth (25:08) at the Rim Rock Invitational ... Placed 17th (26:01) at the C-USA Championships to earn all-conference honors ...Helped lead Rice to a fifth place finish at the NCAA South Central Regional, placing 31st (31:16) individually. Indoor: Placed eighth at the C-USA Indoor Championships in 5,000m (14:52.17) ... finished ninth at Texas A&M Invitational. Outdoor:Recorded a fourth place finish at the C-USA Outdoor T&F Championships in the 10,000m ... recorded a season-best third place finish in the 5,000m at the Victor Lopez Classic.
2012-13 Cross Country: (All-Conference USA Third Team) Placed 15th (25:16.8) at the C-USA Championships ... finished 32nd at the South Central Regional ... Indoor: Ran a season-best 8:21.50 (3rd) in the 3000m at the Texas A&M Invitational ... Placed seventh at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the 5,000m and 18th in the 3,000m. Outdoor:Won the 5,000m at both the Victor Lopez Classic and SFA Skechers Invitational.
2011-12 Cross Country:(All-Conference USA Third Team)Led Rice with an eighth place finish at the Justin F. Cooper Memorial Rice Invitational with a time of 17:08... Placed 14th (26:02.1) at Grass Routes Grand Prix... First Owl to finish (25:44) at Pre-National Invitational (99th)... Second Owl to finish (20th) at C-USA Championship with a time of 25:18.4. Indoor: Placed second in 3000m (8:29.09) at Houston Indoor Invitational... Placed 14th in mile (4:17.19) at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational... 3000m time of 8:22.63 at Texas A&M Invitational to place second. Outdoor: Placed fourth in 5000m (14:47.80) at Victor Lopez Classic... Won the 5000m at Texas State Invitational with a time of 14:49.52... First in 5000m (14:27.93) at Duckett Twilight... Ninth in 10,000m (31:51.25) at C-USA Championship.
2010-11 Cross Country: Placed sixth at the Rice Invitational (17:48)... 76th at the Cowboy Jamboree (27:26.23)... Finished sixth (second Owl) at the HBU/Puma Invitational (15:15)... Third for Rice with a 19th place time of 24:37 at C-USA Championship to earn All-C-USA Third Team... 61st at NCAA South Central Regional (32:10.6). Indoor: Posted time of 4:32.09 in the mile at the Houston Indoor Invitational... Time of 8:38.76 at Texas A&M Challenge... Placed 15th in 3000m (8:41.96) at C-USA Indoor. Outdoor: Did not compete.
HIGH SCHOOL 2010 graduate of Clear Lake High School... Competed for the Falcons under coach Mark Horton... Earned four varsity letters... Top times as a senior include 15:31 for 5000m, 4:17 for 1600m, and 9:17 for 3200m... Posted a 4.3 gpa out of 4.5 scale... National Honor Society and Outstanding Economics Student.
PERSONAL Full name: John Franco Cavallo... Born: June 19, 1992... Parents: Frank Cavallo and Monica Lee... College: Will Rice.