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)
  • Outdoor
    • 100m: 11.18 (2018-19 at Holy Cross Invite)
    • 200m: 22.37 (2018-19 at Holy Cross Invite)
    • 400m: 49.44 (2018-19 at Holy Cross Men's Meet)

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.
  • Outdoor:
    • Finished third in the 4x100m relay (42.24s), fifth in the 4x400m relay (3:24.64), sixth in the 400m (50.22s) and eighth in the 200m (22.90s) at the Bryant Black & Gold Invitational.
    • Finished third in the sprint medley relay (3:29.24), 37th in the 400m (50.62s) and 38th in the 200m (22.97s) at the Colonial Relays.
    • Finished second in the 4x400m relay (3:13.51), fifth in the 4x100m relay (41.62s), 18th in the 400m (50.00s) and 19th in the 200m (22.44s) at the UConn Northeast Challenge.
    • Won the 4x100m relay (41.57s) and finished fifth in the 100m (11.18s) and sixth in the 200m (22.37s) at the Holy Cross Invite.
    • Won the 4x100m relay (42.04) and the 400m (49.44s) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished fourth in the 4x400m relay (3:17.77) and fourth in the 4x100m relay (41.69s) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Won the 4x100m relay (41.02s) and placed second in the 4x400m relay (3:12.76) at the New England 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.