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AS A SENIOR: Ran the 10,000m at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championship with a time of 31:20.66... competed in the 5,000m at the Notre Dame Meyo Invitational ... ran the mile at the Notre Dame Invitational in 4:23.48.

AS A JUNIOR: Did not compete.

AS A SOPHOMORE:Placed fifth (25:47) in the National Catholic Championship ... completed the Notre Dame Invitational in 25:10 to finish 10th ... posted a 25:24 for a fourth-place finish at the Pre-NCAA meet ... finished ninth at the BIG EAST Cross Country Championships in 25:29 ... completed the course at the NCAA Great Lakes Regional in 32:41 to finish seventh ... ran at the NCAA Championships and finished 18th to help the Irish finish 19th in the nation ... ran distance events during the track season ... part of a 1-2-3-4-5 finish for the Irish in the 5,000 at the Blue and Gold Invitational ... finished ninth in the 1,600 at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener in 4:22.21 ... finished fourth in the 3,000 at the Notre Dame Invitational in 8:27.40 ... ran the 5,000 at the Meyo Invitational, finishing 10th in 14:24.90 ... participated in both the 5,000 and 3,000 at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships, finishing 10th and 20th, respectively ... placed fifth in the 5,000 at the Stanford Invitational in 14:17.48 ... finished si xth in the 5,000 at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships .

AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in the 5,000 at three outdoor meets for the Irish ... finished fourth at the Stanford Invitational in 14:56.54 ... clocked in at 15:01.80 for a fifth-place finish at the Eastern Michigan Invitational ... finished eighth in 15:25.00 at the Hillsdale Relays.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Earned 11 letters in cross country and indoor/outdoor track and field at Hononegah (Ill.) ... three-time conference champion in cross country and indoor/outdoor track and field his sophomore, junior and senior seasons ... crowned regional champion as a junior ... found success as a freshman in outdoor track with a regional championship ... 2005 state champion in the indoor 3,200 and consecutively finished in the runner-up position in 2006 and 2007 ... earned all-conference honors 11 times as a prep (four cross country, three indoor, four outdoor) ... named all-state final three seasons in both indoor and outdoor track ... two-time all-state honoree in cross country (2005, 2006) ... holds two school records in the 1,600 (4:22 outdoor/4:25 indoor) and the 3,200 (9:10 outdoor/9:16 indoor) ... born December 23, 1988, in Rockford, Ill. ... son of Anita and Jeff Jacobs ... the oldest of three children ... brother, Kevin, is a freshman middle distance runner for the Irish ... father was an All-American in both track and cross country at Illinois ... graduated in May 2011 from the College of Science with a major in pre-professional studies and a minor in anthropology.

JACOBS' CAREER INDOOR BESTS

3,000m (Notre Dame Invitational) 8:27.40
5,000m (Meyo Invitational) 14:24.90

JACOBS' CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS

5,000m (Stanford Invitational) 14:17.48

Ryan Jacobs
Ryan  Jacobs

Hometown:
Roscoe, IL

High School:
Hononegah

Event:
Middle Distance

Birthdate:
12/23/1988

Graduated:
2011

Event Calendar

Delta

March 24
N/A
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C. (NC State-Paul Derr Track)
RECAP
March 25
N/A
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C. (NC State-Paul Derr Track)
RECAP
March 30
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)

Longhorn Network
March 31
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)

Longhorn Network
March 31
10:00 AM
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif. (Stanford University-Cobb Track)
April 1
10:00 AM
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif. (Stanford University-Cobb Track)
April 1
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)

Longhorn Network
April 7
11:00 AM
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz. (Arizona State University-Sun Angel Track)
April 8
11:00 AM
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz. (Arizona State University-Sun Angel Track)
April 15
12:00 PM
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville, Ky. (University of Louisville-Cardinal Park)
April 21
10:00 AM
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va. (University of Virginia-Lannigan Field)
April 22
10:00 AM
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va. (University of Virginia-Lannigan Field)
April 22
11:00 AM
Michael Johnson Invitational
Waco, Texas (Baylor University-Clyde Hart T&F Stadium)
April 27
1:00 PM
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa. (University of Penn-Ben Franklin Field)
April 28
12:00 PM
Gina Relays
Hillsdale, Mich. (Hillsdale College-Ken Herrick Track)
April 28
1:00 PM
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa. (University of Penn-Ben Franklin Field)
April 29
12:00 PM
Gina Relays
Hillsdale, Mich. (Hillsdale College-Ken Herrick Track)
April 29
1:00 PM
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa. (University of Penn-Ben Franklin Field)
May 6
3:00 PM
Billy Hayes Invitational
Bloomington, Ind. (Indiana University-Haugh Track Complex)
May 12
6:00 PM
ACC Outdoor Championships
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
May 13
6:00 PM
ACC Outdoor Championships
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
May 14
6:00 PM
ACC Outdoor Championships
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
May 25
3:00 PM
NCAA East Regional
Lexington, Ky. (University of Kentucky-UK Track)
May 26
3:00 PM
NCAA East Regional
Lexington, Ky. (University of Kentucky-UK Track)
May 27
3:00 PM
NCAA East Regional
Lexington, Ky. (University of Kentucky-UK Track)
June 7
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)
June 8
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)
June 9
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)
June 10
1:00 PM
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore. (University of Oregon-Hayward Field)

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