|Hometown:||St. James, Minn.|
|High School:||St. James|
About John: Is the son of Tiburcio Estrada and Lorena Surber...has two brothers, Dustin and Drake.
High School Highlights: Was a varsity letterwinner for the Saints from 2007-12 and was a five-time all-conference selection and six-time state participant. He was also named All-State three times. In addition to cross country, he also lettered in track from 2007-12 and was also a five-time all-conference selection and three-time all-state performer. He was a state qualifier twice.
Aside from athletics, he was an honor student and received the Triple A Award.
2014: John competed in all six events for the Beavers during the year and registered his best time of 27:53.9 at the NCAA Regionals to close out the year. He was one of the top-three runners on the team throughout the season.
2013: In just his first collegiate season, he led the Beavers with the fastest time in four of the team's six meets on the year. His best time of 27:08.12 came at the Briar Cliff Invite. He was the team's second-fastest finisher at the Iowa Conference Championships, taking 54th place overall.