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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

Event Calendar

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February 5
TBA
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 6
NTS
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 12
All Day
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
February 12
All Day
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
February 20
10:00 AM
Alex Wilson Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 25
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 26
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 27
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
March 11
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 12
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 18
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 19
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 25
3:00 PM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 25
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
March 26
10:00 AM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 26
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
April 1
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 2
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 8
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 9
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 16
12:00 PM
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville, Ky.
April 22
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 23
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 28
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 28
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 30
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 30
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
May 6
3:00 PM
Billy Hayes Invitational
Bloomington, Ind.
May 14
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 15
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 16
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 26
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 27
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 28
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
June 8
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 9
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 10
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 11
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.

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