THIS SEASON: Sophomore Jordan Wallin begins his second season as a Trojan competing in the 800 and 1500 meter runs.
2015: Limited to just two races due to injury. He had a time of 1:57.84 in the 800m race and 4:09.30 in the 1500m race at the CSULA Invitational on March 7. .
HIGH SCHOOL: Jordan Wallin graduated with the class of 2014 from Rocky Mountain High School in Meridian, Idaho. Wallin is a five-time Idaho Track and Field State Champion winning the 800m in 2014, the 4x400m in 2013 as well as the 4x800m relay in 2012, 2013 and 2014. The 2014 relay team set a new state record with a time of 7:41.61, beating the previous record set in 2009 of 7:48.61. He was also named New Balance Indoor All-American in 2014.
PERSONAL: Jordan was born on November 7, 1995 to Molly and Paul Wallin in Mission Viejo, California...He has one brother, Josh, as well as a sister, Hanna...In high school, Wallin also competed with the club team of YMCA Idaho while maintaining a high GPA taking AP and Honors classes...He also volunteered with many local organizations such as Rake-Up Boise and Paint Boise...He loves to be outdoors and his favorite hobbies are snowboarding and wakeboarding...Says Steve Prefontaine is his sports hero because of his inspiring drive to win...Wallin is currently undecided at USC but plans to major in Human Performance.
CAREER BESTS: 800m -1:51.85 1500m - 4:17.10