Men's Track & Field

Jason Katz
Jason Katz
Year: Junior
Hometown: Wyckoff, N.Y.
High School: Ramapo
Position: Jumps

2017 Outdoor: NCAA Regional Qualifier … placed 28th in the triple jump at the NCAA East Preliminary … fifth in the triple jump and 12th in the long jump at the Ivy League Championship … won the triple jump at the LSU Alumni Gold with a personal best leap of 51-01.75 … also won the triple jump at the Rider Invite and Ocean State Invite … also competed in the 100 meters and 4x100 meter relay events. 

2016-17 Indoor: Captured second in the triple jump at the Brown Alden Invitational and Jay Carisella Invitational … placed first in the triple jump at the Joe Donahue Games … completed a career-best jump of 49-9.75 at the Ivy League Indoor Championships en route to a 6th-place finish.

2016 Outdoor: Placed 16th in the triple jump at the Ivy League Championship … third place in the triple jump and long jump at the Ocean State Invitational … fifth in the triple jump at the High Point VertKlasse Meeting.

2015-16 Indoor: Set a personal record in the triple jump (48-7.25) at the IC4A Championships, finishing eighth … Posted a 12th-place finish in the triple jump (47-2.5) at the Ivy League Indoor Championships … Finished sixth in the triple jump at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational with a personal record of 47-6.5.

Before Brown: Competed in track & field at Ramapo High School … First-Team All-Bergen County in triple jump … school record in triple jump … also played soccer and basketball. 

Personal: Born on September 9, 1996 … son of Avery and Linda Katz … has one sister, Amanda … plans to concentrate in mathematics or statistics.

College Personal Bests:
100 Meter - 11.30 (O)
Long Jump - 23-7.5 (O)
Triple Jump - 51-1.75 (O)