Jordan Ross
Jordan Ross
Year: FR
Hometown: Owings Mills, Md.
High School: McDonogh
Events: Sprints
Major: Business

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 200m: 22.55 (2018-19 at Husty Invitational)
    • 400m: 50.32 (2018-19 at Sorlien Invitational)
    • 500m: 1:06.81 (2018-19 at Beantown Challenge)

2018-19

  • Indoor:
    • Finished second in the 4x400m (3:24.85) and ninth in the 200m (22.55s) at the Husky Invitational.
    • Finished 15th in the 500m (1:06.81) and 17th in the 200m (22.63s) at the Beantown Challenge.
    • Finished second in the 400m (50.32s) at the Sorlien Invitational.
    • Finished seventh in the DMR (10:00.63) at the Columbia Challenge.
    • Won the 4x400m (3:15.94) and finished fifth in the DMR (10:01.82) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished second in the 200m (22.59s) and second in the 400m (51.01s) at the URI Coaches Tribute.
    • Finished third in the 200m (22.73s) at the URI Pre-Conference Meet.
    • Finished fourth in the 4x400m (3:20.15) and fourth in the DMR (10:08.82) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished fourth in the DMR (9:56.03) at the IC4A Championship.

High School

  • Attended McDonogh High School.
  • Was a member of the football and indoor and outdoor track teams.
  • Earned a total of eight varsity letters.
  • Captained the indoor and outdoor track teams 2015-2018.
  • Named Athlete of the Season in outdoor track (2018).
  • Earned All-Metro for indoor track (2018).
  • Owns the 4x400m school record (3:22.5).
  • Member of the Honor Roll.

Personal

  • Born March 30, 2000.
  • Son of Heather and William Matthew Ross IV. 
  • Has one sister, Kaiyla.
  • Chose Rhode Island over Bucknell and La Salle.
  • Favorite athlete is Wayde van Niekerk.
  • Favorite teams are the LA Lakers and the Manchester United.
  • Decided on Rhode Island because of the team dynamic and facilities. 
  • Majoring in Business.