Anthony Jordan

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Magnolia, Texas

    High School:
    Magnolia HS

    Height:
    5-10

    Event:
    Distance

    Birthdate:
    12/29/1989

    Experience:
    3L

    Anthony Jordan

    11/12/2011

    Cross Country Men Take Seventh at Regionals

    Senior Wesley Ruttoh qualifies for NCAA Championships

    10/31/2011

    Men's Cross Country Takes Third at C-USA Championships

    Ruttoh, Tesfai and Smith receive All-Conference Honors

    10/15/2011

    Cross Country Men Take Second at Cal-State Northridge Invite

    Wesley Ruttoh notches first UH cross country victory

    10/06/2011

    Cross Country Set to Compete in HBU Puma Cross Country Open

    Men move to eighth in South Central Region

    2010-11 Results
    Johnny Morriss Invitational (4800m) - 15:57.30 - 21th
    Rice Invitational (5600m) - 18:32 - 16th
    LSU Cross Country Invitational (8K) - 27:31.13 - 20th
    Disney Cross Country Classic (8K) - 26:02 - 28th
    Arkansas Chile Pepper Cross Country Festival (10K) - 33:34.46 - 259th
    Conference USA Championships (8K) - 26:34 - 46th

    SOPHOMORE (2009)
    OUTDOOR TRACK...Competed in the 800M and 1500M...Ran the 800M in three meets...Season-best finish and time occurred at the Conference USA Outdoor Championships (1:56.45 - 12th)...Predominately raced in the 1500M, entering the event in seven meets for the Cougars...Consistent all season as all seven times fell within eight seconds of each other...Recorded his season-best time at the Texas Invitational (4:01.81 - 18th)...Earned his season-best finish twice, placing eighth at both the LSU Alumni Gold Invitational (4:03.43) and the Rice Field & Track Meet (4:07.73).
    INDOOR TRACK...Competed in the 800M, 1 Mile and Distance Medley...Ran the 800M at two meets...Placed 13th at the Houston Indoor Opener for his season-best finish (1:59.96)...Set his season-best finish at the Texas A&M Challenge (1:57.12 - 17th)...Entered the 1 Mile in two meets...Posted his season-best finish and time at the Leonard Hilton Memorial (4:36.09 - 10th)...Raced in one Distance Medley, placing seventh (10:38.55) with teammates Derrick Joe, Garrett Hughley and Brandon Broden at the Houston Indoor Opener.
    CROSS COUNTRY...Took home 11th place at the LSU Tiger Festival with a time of 27:05 ... Finished with a time of 24:24 at the Notre Dame Invitational ... Posted a 27:10 time at the Sam Bell Invitational ... Completed the season with a time of 26:21 at the C-USA Championship ... Placed 90th at the NCAA South Central Regional with a time of 34:23.1 to help Houston finish in 13th place ... Cross country team captain.

    FRESHMAN (2008)
    Finished in eighth place at the Johnny Morris UH Invitational with a time of 15:28 ... Posted top 20 finishes at the UTSA Ricardo Romo Invitational and the LSU Tiger Festival ... Finished 18th at the Sam Houston Invitational with a time of 20:04.3 ... Went on to post a time of 26:51 at the C-USA Championships to finish 28th ... Ran a time of 34:26.3 at the NCAA South Central Regional.

    HIGH SCHOOL
    Graduated from Magnolia High School in 2008 ... Coached by Sabina Bellamy and Seth Westmorland ... Received the Bulldog Award ... Three-time regional qualifier.

    PERSONAL
    Born on Dec. 29, 1989 in Houston, Texas ... Full name is Anthony Joseph Jordan ... Son of Karen Jordan ... Hobbies include running and hanging out with friends ... Chose Houston because of the track and field program ... Also recruited by Sam Houston, TCU, and Columbia.

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