Jacob Romeo
Jacob Romeo
Year: So.
Hometown: Lake Orion, Mich.
High School: Notre Dame Prep
Position: Sprints
Career Best Marks
 55 meters (IN)
60 meters (IN)
200 meters (IN)
Long Jump (IN)100 meters (OUT)200 meters (OUT)
20146.69
 23.31
 11.0522.90
20136.857.3923.585.97 meters11.2323.15

 

 

 

 

 

2014:

  • All-UAA selection in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay
  • UAA All-Academic Team

Personal:

  • Major: Economics
  • UChicago activities: Dean's List, Blue Chips Investment Club
  • Played four years of football, two years of track and two years of wrestling in high school
  • As a track senior, posted times of 10.99 (100 meters) and 22.61 (200 meters)
  • Catholic League Athlete of the Year Finalist
  • NDP Athlete of the Year
  • All-State, Academic All-State and All-County in track
  • Catholic League Champion in 100 meters and 200 meters
  • Broke school records in the 100 meters, 200 meters, 4x100 relay, and 4x200 relay
  • Honorable Mention All-State and Honorable Mention Academic All-State in football
  • Second Team All-County, All-League, Honorable Mention Detroit News All-Metro North Team and  Second Team All-Westside Team in football
  • Harold P. Rice Award
  • Four-time American Citizenship Award
  • United States Army Reserve Scholar-Athlete National Award Winner
  • National Honor Society and Spanish National Honor Society