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AS A JUNIOR: Continued to develop in the longer sprint events ... earned a BIG EAST indoor qualification in the 400 meters at the Notre Dame Invitational, running 49.60 ... bettered that mark at the Meyo Invitational where he covered the distance in 49.53 seconds ... also ran the 500 meters in 1:05.90 and competed in the 4x400 relay which ran the second-fastest time in school history and provisionally qualified for the NCAA meet ... that quartet also Austin Wechter, Bob Kueny, and Ryan Postel and ran 3:10.31 ... took 12th in the 400 meters at the BIG EAST Indoor Championship, while also competing in the 4x400-meter relay ... set an outdoor career-best at the Jim Click Shootout, running the 400 meters in 49.03 for sixth place and a BIG EAST qualification ... ran the 200 meters in 22.76 at the Notre Dame Spring Opener ... lowered his career 400-meter mark in the preliminaries of the BIG EAST Outdoor Championship, running 48.62 to take 15th place ... scored points for the eventual team champions as a member of the 4x400-meter relay that was fourth in 3:11.69 ... ran the third-fastest 4x400-meter time in school history (3:09.95) with Wechter, Kueny and Postel at the Georgia Tech Invitational, qualifying for the NCAA Mideast Regional in the process ... that relay unit took 12th at the Mideast Regional, running the fourth-fastest time in school history (3:10.39), but missing the final.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Served as a 400-meter specialist ... qualified for the BIG EAST Indoor Championship ... placed third in the 4x400 meter relay at the league meet with Trevor McClain-Duer, Bob Kueny, and Austin Weaver ... achieved BIG EAST Champion status in the distance medley relay along with teammates Brett Adams, Jamal Afridi, and Sean O'Donnell ... ran the 400 meters and contributed to the 4x400 meter relays during the outdoor season ... competed in the 4x400 meter relay at the BIG EAST outdoor meet ... anchored the sixth-place relay that also featured teammates Wechter, Kueny and Roberto Garcia.

AS A FRESHMAN: Proved to be a valuable relay and individual performer during his freshman season in 2004 ... helped set the school record in the 4x400-meter relay during the indoor season, combining with teammates Trevor McClain-Duer, Selim Nurudeen and Ryan Postel to finish third at the Alex Wilson Invitational in 3:09.87 ... helped that same team earn all-BIG EAST honors by finishing second at the league indoor meet in 3:13.71 ... qualified for the BIG EAST indoor meet in the 400 meters, just missing all-conference honors with a fourth-place effort (49.20) ... logged two great relay results during the outdoor season ... helped the 4x400 quartet finish eighth at the NCAA Mideast Regional in 3:09.65 - the second-best mark in school history ... also earned all-BIG EAST honors by helping the squad finish second at the league outdoor meet in 3:10.52.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Two-sport standout in track & field and basketball at Calvary Academy in Springfield, Ill. ... 2003 Illinois state champion in the indoor 400 meters and finished as the runner-up at the outdoor meet ... owns many of the school's track records, including the 100, 200, 400 and 800 meters, as well as the long jump ... competed in track & field all four years of high school without the aid of a practice track ... boasts personal bests of 11.1 in the 100 meters, 22.3 in the 200 meters, 48.9 in the 400 meters and 1:56.9 in the 800 meters ... capped his prep career with an outstanding basketball season as well, earning Associated Press all-state honors ... averaged 21.3 points per game and 9.0 rebounds as a senior forward ... member of the National Honor Society, serving as Calvary Academy's chapter president ... also served as the Student Council president and was named class valedictorian ... made a trip to South Africa and organized several basketball clinics during his visit ... born Dec. 13, 1984, in Decatur, Ill. ... enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters as a political science major ... made Dean's List in spring 2006 with 3.813 semester grade-point average.

Career Track Bests
Indoor
EventTimeLocation
200m 23.11 2006 Notre Dame Invitational
400m 48.99 2004 Meyo Invitational
500m 1:04.49 2004 Notre Dame Invitational
Outdoor
EventTimeLocation
200m 22.76 2006 Notre Dame Spring Opener
400m 48.62 2006 BIG EAST Championship

Jordan Powell
Jordan  Powell

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Springfield, IL

High School:
Calvary Academy

Height:
6-3

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
12/13/1984

Event Calendar

Delta

December 2
12 wins
Blue & Gold Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP

Blue & Gold Invitational Meet Information
Blue & Gold Invitational Schedule
January 14
11:00 AM
Illini Classic
Champaign, Ill. (University of Illinois-Armory)
January 21
11:00 AM
Notre Dame Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.

Notre Dame Invitational Meet Information
Notre Dame Invitational Schedule
January 28
10:00 AM
Big Ten/Power 5 Clash
Iowa City, Iowa (University of Iowa-Recreation Bldg.)
February 3
10:00 AM
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.

Meyo Invitational Meet Information
Meyo Invitational Schedule
February 4
10:00 AM
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 10
12:00 PM
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio (Spire Institute)
February 10
12:00 PM
Tiger Paw Invitational
Clemson, S.C. (Clemson University-Indoor Track & Field Complex)
February 10
12:00 PM
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa (Iowa State University-Lied Recreation Center)
February 11
12:00 PM
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa (Iowa State University-Lied Recreation Center)
February 11
12:00 PM
Tiger Paw Invitational
Clemson, S.C. (Clemson University-Indoor Track & Field Complex)
February 11
12:00 PM
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio (Spire Institute)
February 18
10:00 AM
Alex Wilson Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 23
11:00 AM
ACC Indoor Championships
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 24
11:00 AM
ACC Indoor Championships
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 25
11:00 AM
ACC Indoor Championships
Notre Dame, Ind.
March 10
5:00 PM
NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas (Texas A&M-Gilliam Indoor Stadium)
March 11
5:00 PM
NCAA Indoor Championships
College Station, Texas (Texas A&M-Gilliam Indoor Stadium)
March 18
11:00 AM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga. (Georgia Tech-George C. Griffin Track)
March 24
12:00 PM
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C. (NC State-Paul Derr Track)
March 25
12:00 PM
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C. (NC State-Paul Derr Track)
March 30
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)
March 31
10:00 AM
Texas Relays
Austin, Texas (University of Texas-Mike Meyers Stadium)
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)
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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