2015 Cross Country
In Cross Country, Jordan ran a PR of 14:44.70 at Galion in Sept. It earned him a US #6 ranking and is the fastest Cross Country 5K in Ohio History! He ran undefeated in Ohio, winning the OHSAA D1 championship with a new National Trails course record of 14:54. He went on to run 4th in the Footlocker Midwest Regional (14:59.10) and 6th in the Footlocker Nationals (15:16.60).
Indoors, he was just as good in winning the 3,200 at the MileSplit Scholastic Showcase with a time of 8:54.82 and defending his OATCCC D1 3,200 title, running a 9:03.68. His 8:54.82 was a 2016 US #2, US #5 All-Time and OH #1 All-Time indoors.
In the 1,600m at the Mansfield Mehock Relays hem ran a new meet record 4:10.2, breaking the 2005 record of 4:11.73 set by Jeff See. Jordan also came back to win the 800 in an OH #1 1:56.19.
At the Eastern Relays he ran an OH #2 and 2016 US #2 3,200 with a time of 8:46.72.
Jordan also won the OHSAA D1 3,200 establishing new Division 1, State Meet and Owens Stadium records with an 8:54.96.
He won the Midwest Meet of Champions 1,600m in 4:10.18.
Post season, he won the Brooks PR Two-Mile in 8:50.12, solidifying his elite status as one of Ohio's All-Time bests in the distance races. His winning time ranked him US #1 in the Two-Mile in 2016 and was an Ohio #2 All-Time.
2015 CROSS COUNTRY
Leading through the woods. (Photo M. Stonecipher)
McGowan finish. 14:59.89. A new course record. (Photo M. Stonecipher)
MIDWEST MEET OF CHAMPIONS
1st place finish at the Mid-West Meet of Champions. (15:07.92) (Photo M. Stonecipher)
PICKERINGTON NORTH D1 REGIONAL
Through the woods at Pickerington North. Hunter Moore of Olentngy Orange and Brad Davis of Dublin Coffman. (Photo M. Stonecipher)
An 11 second win at Pickerington North OHSAA Regional (15:29.10) (Photo M. Stonecipher)
OHSAA D1 STATE CHAMPIONSHIP
At the Mile. Lakota East's Dustin Horter led through the Mile, as Jordan remained patient, just off the lead. (Photo Christian Lisle)
Taking the lead and pushing the pace coming off the hill just before the 2800. (Photo Christian Lisle)
At 2,800 before the long strait to the 2-mile. (Photo M. Stonecipher)
At the 2-mile, continuing to push the pace and lengthen his lead. (Photo Chris Greene)
Off the hill with approximately 400 to go. (Photo Chris Greene)
Finish in new National Trails Course record of 15:54. (Photo Christian Lisle)
FOOTLOCKER MIDWEST REGIONAL
With the lead pack about mid-race. Left is Paul Roberts of Lyons, #2 is John Davis of Oakwood, #1 is Ben Veatch of Carmel and to Jordans left is Midland West's Seth Hirsch. (Photo Itai Epstein)
4th Place finish in the Footlocker Midwest Regional (14:59.10) (Photo Itai Epstein)
Introduction and warm up. (Photo Ckrantz)
Early in the race. (Photo Travis Miller)
4:44. at the Mile.
(Photo Travis Miller)
6th Place Finish (15:16.60) (Photo by Photo Run)
Setting a new OATCCC Indoor 3,200m record of 9:03.68. (Photo Shawn Conlon)
MANSFIELD MEHOCK RELAYS
In route to 1,600m win and new meet record 4:10.2. (photo M. Stonecipher)
OHSAA STATE CHAMPIONSHP D1 3,200m
MIDWEST MEET OF CHAMPIONS
Winning the 1,600 in a 4:10.80. (photo M. Stonecipher)
BROOKS PR 2-Mile
Jordan capped off his outstanding 2016 T&F season by winning the Brooks PR Two-Mile in 8:50.12, solidifying his elite status as one of Ohio's All-Time bests in the distance races. His winning time ranked him US #1 in the Two-Mile in 2016 and was an Ohio #2 All-Time. (photo Image of Sport)