James Travis
James  Travis

Class:
RS Junior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Waubonsie Valley HS

Event:
Jumps


04/14/2017

Gophers Grab 11 Titles at Tomcat Twilight

Three members of the Maroon & Gold picked up personal records to go with their wins including true freshman Luke May's victory in the javelin.

02/17/2017

Gophers Claim 10 Titles at Snowshoe Open

The Gophers closed out the 2017 home slate on Friday night with the Snowshoe Open at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse.

02/11/2017

Gophers Close Out Weekend at ISU

Obsa Ali ran the second fastest 5,000 meters in school history and the second fastest mark in the Big Ten this season.

01/28/2017

Gophers Garner 10 Wins at Jack Johnson Classic

All-American alum Sean Donnelly set a new University of Minnesota Fieldhouse record in the weight throw.

01/21/2017

'U' Wins Third-Straight Border Battle Dual

The Maroon & Gold outscored the Badgers 87-74 at the meet as Minnesota has now swept the Border Battle every year since the event returned in 2015.

05/14/2017

05.14.17 Men's Track at Big Tens

05.14.17 Men's Track at Big Tens

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Travis's Personal Records

2016 | SOPHOMORE SEASON
Indoor:
Did not compete. Outdoor: Won the triple jump at the Tom Cat Twilight with a jump of 14.15 meters. • At the Tommie Twilight, won the triple jump at 14.19 meters. 

2015 | FRESHMAN SEASON

Indoor:
Did not see action. Outdoor: At the 2015 Hamline Invitational competed unattached in the long jump and finished fifth with a mark of 6.52 meters (21-04.75) • Unattached at the 2015 Tom Cat Twilight finished fifth in the long jump with a mark of 6.29 meters (20-07.75). 

PERSONAL
Civil Engineering Major. • Hometown: Naperville, Illinois. • High School: Waubonsie Valley. • Son of Jennifer and Jeffrey Travis. • Has three younger sisters, Abigail, Elizabeth, and Kathryn. • Coached by Mr. Kevin Rafferty. • All-State in track and field as a junior. • Competed with the DuPage Track Club. •

MORE HEADLINES

Groundbreaking for T&F Stadium Set for Friday

10/17/2017

The University of Minnesota and Gopher Athletics will break ground on the new outdoor track & field facility on Friday, Oct. 20, at 11 a.m. CT.

Gophers Remember Steve Hoag

9/19/2017

Hoag was a team captain, an All-American and a Big Ten champion for the Maroon & Gold, competing in cross country and track.

Mead Set for IAAF World Championships

8/2/2017

The men's 10,000 meters is scheduled for 3:20 p.m. CT on Friday, Aug. 4 at London Stadium.

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