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Jacob Amiri
Jacob Amiri
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Downers Grove, Ill.
High School: Downers Grove South
Position: Middle Distance

Career Best Marks

Event

Time/Mark

400 meters (Indoor)

52.80

800 meters (Indoor)

1:55.68

800 meters (Outdoor)

1:53.80

One Mile (Indoor)

4:27.28

1,500 meters (Outdoor)

4:03.85

 

2017:

  • All-UAA in the 4x800-meter relay (3rd)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2016:

  • Posted the No. 5 time in school history in the outdoor 800 meters (1:53.80) and No. 9 in the outdoor 4x800-meter relay (7:59.82)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2015:

  • Posted the top time on the team in the indoor 800 meters (1:55.68) and the outdoor 800 meters (1:56.77)

Personal:

  • Majors: Economics and Political Science
  • Participated in two years of track & field, cross country and soccer in high school
  • Eight-time conference champion in track
  • Six-time All-Sectional athlete in track
  • Three-time state qualifier in track
  • Conference champion in cross country
  • National Honor Society, Illinois State Scholar, Top 2% of graduating class, Spanish Honor Society