Track & Field



 Jordan Charles
Jordan  Charles

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Aurora, Colo.

High School:
Grandview HS

Height:
6-2

Event:
Sprints/Hurdles

Experience:
2L


05/29/2015

Wyoming's Fisher Qualifies for NCAA Championships

Becomes First UW Student-Athlete to Qualify in Track Event

05/28/2015

Fisher and Atkinson Advance in Austin

Eight Cowboys and Cowgirls to Compete on Friday

05/26/2015

Wyoming Track & Field at NCAA West Preliminary This Week

School-Record 15 Cowboys and Cowgirls Set to Compete

05/21/2015

15 Wyoming Track & Field Members Earn NCAA Bids

Number Ties a Program Record Set Last Season

05/18/2015

Homegrown Talent Leads Track & Field in All-MW Honors

Evanston's Kirby Paces Cowgirls with Two All-Conference Accolades

2013-14: Earned two All-MW honors in the hurdles and set six all-time top 10 Wyoming marks during the season...during the indoor season set the school record in the 60-meter hurdles in 7.87...also ran the ninth-fastest 60 meters at 6.86...finished second at the MW Championships in the 60-meter hurdles...during the outdoor season posted the No. 2 mark in the 200 meters in 21.12...also ran the fifth-fastest 110-meter hurdles in 14.03...ranked No. 6 in the 100 meters with a 10.53...posted the 10th-fastest 400-meters in school history at 52.64...finished runner-up in the 110-meter hurdles at the MW Championships...also won the 110-meter hurdles at two other meets...qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the event as well.

Before Wyoming: Competed under coach John Schultz in his prep career at Grandview High School...as a senior was the state 5A champion in the 110-meter hurdles in 13.9 seconds...also was runner-up in the 300-meter hurdles at the same meet...lettered in track four years...owned personal bests of 11.0 in the 100-meters, 38.5 in the 300-meter hurdles, 8.2 in the 60-meter hurdles and 6.9 in the 60 meters.

Personal: The son of Gerald Charles and Jennifer Vick...his father played baseball at Indiana State University...also recruited by Colorado, Colorado State, Boise State and New Mexico...majoring in journalism at UW.

Personal Bests:
Indoors:

60 Meters - 6.86 (2014) (No. 9 UW All-Time Mark)
60-Meter Hurdles - 7.87 (2014) (No. 1 UW All-Time Mark)

Outdoors:
100 Meters - 10.53 (2014) (No. 6 UW All-Time Mark)
110-Meter Hurdles - 14.03 (2014) (No. 5 UW All-Time Mark)
200 Meters - 21.12 (2014) (No. 2 UW All-Time Mark)
400-Meter Hurdles - 52.64 (2014) (No. 10 UW All-Time Mark)