Men's Track & Field

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

2017-18 Indoor: Named the Ivy League’s Top Male Field Athlete…Won the long jump (7.53 meters) and placed second in the triple jump (15.57 meters) at the Ivy League Indoor Track and Field Championship… first team All-Ivy in the long jump and second team All-Ivy in the triple jump...placed second in the triple jump at the Boston University David Hemery Valentine Invitational… won the triple jump at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational… was the top finisher in both the triple and long jump at the Brown University Alden Invitational.

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)