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Thomas Jordan
Thomas Jordan

Hometown:
Lebanon, Pa.

High School:
Cedar Crest

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 165

Position:
Javelin


05/07/2014

Coastal Puts 27 on Big South Outdoor Track & Field All-Decade Teams

17 Women, Nine Men and Head Coach Alan Connie Represent CCU on the All-Decade Teams

2007 Outdoor:Only competed in two meets... 2007 Big South Champion in the javelin, claiming his third title with a 217'9" (66.37m) mark, which also set a new facility record... Finished sixth in the javelin at NCAA Regionals with a season-best 221'7" (67.55m) mark...

2006 Outdoor:
Earned All-America honors in the javelin, finishing seventh at NCAA's with his heave of 228'0" (69.50m)... Finished fifth at NCAA Regionals with his throw of 228'9" (69.72m)... Had a throw of 225'0" (68.58m) at the U.S. Track and Field Championships, which ranked 15th... Was the Big South Champion in the javelin with his throw of 222'11" (67.94m)... Also won the javelin at the Battle of the Beach (224'2"/68.33m) and the Shamrock Invite (211'1"/64.34m)...Threw a season-best 231'8" (70.62m) at the Texas Relays... Placed second at the Georgia Tech Invitational with his throw of 218'5" (66.58m)...

2005 Outdoor:
Received a medical redshirt after a season-ending injury and retained three years of eligibility... Competed in two meets... Had season-best 190'0" (57.92m) in the javelin at the Battle of the Beach...

2004 Outdoor:
2004 Big South Javelin Champion... Qualified for both the NCAA East Regional and NCAA Championships in the javelin... Big South Track and Field Athlete of the Week on March 24... Won the first collegiate meet he competed in with a throw of 226'0" (68.88m) at the Coastal Carolina Opener... Registered two other meet victories at the Coastal Carolina Invitational (222'5"/67.80m) and Chanticleer Classic (229'.5"/68.87m)... Best throw of season and personal record of 232'6" (70.87m), set the school and conference mark...

High School:
Was the top high school javelin thrower in the nation his senior year at Cedar Crest, where he earned four letters... Holds the Pennsylvania state javelin record after throwing for 224'2" (68.32m) at the state meet and winning the state title, earning First Team All-State honors... Earned the silver medal at the USA Track and Field Junior National Championships, receiving All-America honors... Member of the U.S. National team for the Pan American Junior Championships, where he earned the bronze medal in the javelin... Named to the USA Today All-USA Boys Team as a senior... Named the Pennsylvania Gatorade Athlete of the Year as a senior... Helped lead the squad to the state and district Championships... Was an Honor Roll member as well as a member of the French Club and the Ski Club...

Personal:
Full name: Thomas Kauffman Jordan... Son of Tom and Beth Jordan... Major is marketing.