Jordan Charles  
Jordan  Charles

Class:
RS Freshman

Hometown:
Apple Valley, Minn.

High School:
Apple Valley HS

Event:
Jumps


05/17/2015

Gophers Finish Sixth at Big Ten Outdoor Meet

The Gophers return to action at the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Regionals, May 28-30, in Austin, Texas.

05/08/2015

Jennings' Career Best Wins Wisconsin Twilight

The Gophers throwers totaled six personal records in Madison while Minnesota claimed three titles in La Crosse.

05/06/2015

Minnesota Crosses the Border for Pair of Meets

The Gophers will compete at the Wisconsin Twilight and the UW-La Crosse Eagle Open on Friday.

05/02/2015

Ali Wins 3K as Gophers Grab 11 PRs

The Gophers claimed 11 personal records at Saturday's Musco Twilight.

04/29/2015

Gophers Dominate in St. Paul with Six Titles

Jordan Charles won the triple jump and the 100 meters for the Gophers on Wednesday at Sea Foam Stadium.

04/30/2015

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

2015 Golden Bear Twilight

04/24/2015

2015 Drake Relays

2015 Drake Relays

Charles's Personal Records

2015 | REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SEASON

Indoor:
Won the triple jump event at the 2015 Northwest Open clearing 13.78 meters (45-02.50 ft.) for the win.• In dual competition at Wisconsin, placed first in the triple jump with a mark of 13.87 meters (45-06.25 ft.) in helping the Gophers secure a border battle victory. • At the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic placed 5th in the 60 meter dash with a time of 6.91 seconds. Outdoor: At the 2015 Baldy Castillo Invitational, finished 5th in the triple jump with a mark of 14.35 meters (47-01.00). Placed third in the triple jump with a mark of 14.04 meters (46-00.75) at the Texas Invitational. Won the triple jump at the Tom Cat Twilight with a mark of 14.10 meters (46-03.25). Finished second in the triple jump with a jump of 13.89 meters (45-07.00) at the 2014 Carleton Relays. At the Golden Bear Twilight won the 100 meter dash with a time of 10.71 seconds and won the triple jump with a mark of 14.30 meters (46-11.00). Placed 8th in the 100 meter dash at the Musco Twilight Invitational with a time of 10.87 seconds. • Helped pace the Minnesota A team to a first place finish in the 4x100 meter relay at the UW La Crosse Eagle Invitational with a time of 41.03 seconds.

2014 | REDSHIRT SEASON
Indoor: At the 2014 Northwest Open finished second in the triple jump unattached with a jump of 14.47 meters (46-05.25). At the 2014 Jack Johnson Classic competed in the 60 meter dash unattached and finished 29th with a time of 7.22 seconds and in the triple jump finished second with a jump of 14.17 meters (46-06.00). At the same meet placed 18th in the 200 meter dash with a time of 23.06 seconds while competing unattached. Placed 5th in the 60 meter dash at the 2014 Snowshoe Open with a time of 7.11 seconds and won the triple jump with a mark of 14.49 meters (47-06.50) unattached. Outdoor: At the 2014 Baldy Castillo Invitational, won the triple jump with a mark of 15.60 meters (51-02.25). Placed 6th in the Stanford Invitational long jump with a 14.22 meters (46-08.00). Won the triple jump at the Tom Cat Twilight.

PERSONAL
Kinesiology Major. • Hometown: Lakeville, High School: Apple Valley. • Son of Ruth and Winston Charles. • Has a sister, Megan. • Favorite sports memory is running the 4x100 at the Drake Relays. • All-State twice in track and once in soccer.