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Jordan Vance
Jordan Vance

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Mount Vernon, Ohio

High School:
Mount Vernon

Height:
5-6

Event:
Distance

Birthdate:
05/02/1991


Vance's Career Best Performances
Event Time (Date)
1500 Meter 4:21.91 (3/9/11)
3000 Meter 9:36.47 (3/9/11)
5000 Meter 16:36.37 (4/9/10)
3000 Steeple 10:22.85 (5/14/11)
8K 26:31.00 (11/1/10)
10K 33:42.00 (10/16/10)


2011-12 (Junior)

Cross Country: Competed in four of the team's six meets...was among the top five Tulane finishers once...ran a season-best 8K time of 28:28.98 at the Crimson Classic (10/15)...also ran the 8K in 29:27.40 at the Conference USA Championships (10/31)...posted a time of 19:33.00 on the 5.5K course at the Rice Invitational (9/16)...covered the 4-mile course at the McNeese Cowboy Stampede (10/1) in 21:17.00.

Outdoor Track and Field: Did not compete during the season.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2010-11 (Sophomore)

Cross Country: Competed in all six of the team's meets...was among the top five Tulane finishers in five of the team's six meets...was the team's top finisher at the Crimson Classic (9/18)...posted his season-best 8K time of 26:31.00 at the Conference USA Championships (11/1)...crossed the finish line in 33:42.00 at the Chile Pepper Invitational (10/16) in the team's only 10K race of the season...ran 27:14.00 to lead the team on the 8K course at the Crimson Classic...covered 8-kilometers in 27:32.18 at the season opening Georgia Invitational (9/4)...placed 14th overall and completed the 8K course at the Watson Ford Invitational (10/8) in 27:59.99...also competed at the LSU Invitational (9/25) and ran 33:27.83 for 8K.

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in six of the team's eight meets...participated in the 1500, 3000 and 3000-meter steeplechase events...was the team's top performer in the 3000-meter steeplechase...ranked second on the team in the 1500 and 3000-meter events...owned the teams four fastest times in the 3000-meter steeplechase....posted the second and third fastest times in 1500-meter...set a season-best time of 10:22.85 in the 3000-meter steeplechase at the Conference USA Championships...ran 10:23.06 at the Louisiana Classics (3/19), 10:33.79 at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/23) and 10:45.01 at the Sea Ray Relays (4/16) in the steeplechase event...ran a season-best time of 4:21.91 in the 1500 and 9:36.47 in the 3000-meter run at the Tulane Team Challenge (3/9)...also ran 4:26.99 over 1500-meters at the South Alabama Invitational (4/9).

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

2009-10 (Freshman)

Cross Country: Competed in four of the team's six meets...was among the top five Tulane finishers in all four meets...competed in all four of the teams 8K competitions...posted his season-best time of 28:35 at the Gulf Coast Stampede (10/3)...competed at the Conference USA Championships (10/31) and posted a time of 29:02...covered the 8K course at the LSU Invitational (9/26) in 29:58...also competed at the Watson Ford Invitational (10/10) with a time of 38:57.

Outdoor Track and Field: Competed in five of the team's six meets...participated in the 3000 and 5000-meter events...ranked third on the team in both events...posted his season-best time of 9:25.82 in the 3000-meter race at the South Alabama/UL-Lafayette Tri-meet (3/27)...ran a season-best 16:36.07 at the Seminole Invitational (4/9) over the 5000-meter distance...also ran 16:56.64 in the 5000-meter race at the LSU Gold Invitational (4/17)...ran 17:42.89 at the Mississippi Open (5/1) and 17:43.22 at the Golden Eagle Invitational (4/24) in the 5000-meter.

Earned Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll and was a member of the Tulane 3.0 Club.

About Jordan Vance

Prep: Competed for Mount Vernon High School...named Team MVP as a senior...was a First Team All-Ohio Capital Conference performer as a senior...was a member of the 2008 OCC Championships team in 2008...graduated from MVHS with honors.

Personal: Born Jordan Vance on May 2, 1991...the son of Troy and Linette Vance...has one brother, Jared.