James Travis
James  Travis

RS Junior

Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Waubonsie Valley HS



‘U’ Earns Three Titles at ISU Classic

The Gophers picked up wins in the long jump, the triple jump and the 4x400 as they head into the final home meet of the 2018 schedule next Friday with the Snowshoe Open at the University of Minnesota Fieldhouse on campus.


Webb Closes Out Michigan Meet with 200 Title

Webb clocked a 21.20 to pace the 200 meter field – second only in Gophers program history to Mitch Potter’s 21.09 in 2004. He also added a sixth-place finish in the 60 meters at 6.85.


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.


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.


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.


05.14.17 Men's Track at Big Tens

05.14.17 Men's Track at Big Tens


Travis's Personal Records

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. 


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). 

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. •


Houston, Lockard and Basten Lead ‘U’ at ASU

Houston, Lockard and Basten Lead ‘U’ at ASU

3/17/2018 - M. Track & Field

The Maroon & Gold were led runner-up showings by Sammie Houston in the triple jump, Ryan Lockard in the high jump and Alec Basten in the 2,000 meter steeplechase.

'U' Opens Outdoor Season at ASU

'U' Opens Outdoor Season at ASU

3/16/2018 - M. Track & Field

The University of Minnesota men's track & field program opens the outdoor campaign this weekend at the Baldy Castillo Invitational in Tempe, Ariz. The two-day competition is hosted by...

Gophers Claim Six All-Americans

Gophers Claim Six All-Americans

3/10/2018 - M. Track & Field

Representing the Maroon & Gold as Second Team All-Americans were Teddy Frid in the heptathlon, Ryan Lockard in the high jump and the 4x400 meter relay team.

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