Eka Jose
Eka Jose
Year: So.
Hometown: Kansas City, Mo.
High School: Liberty North
Events: Sprints/Jumps

PERSONAL BESTS

EVENT TIME MEET DATE
60-Indoor 8.15 Friday Night Spikes Opener 1/11/2019
Long Jump-Indoor 5.43m Keck DIII Invite 2/3/2018
Triple Jump-Indoor 12.29m Titan First Chance
12/1/2018
100-Outdoor 12.91 Greenville Select 4/14/2018
Long Jump-Outdoor 5.27m NCC Gregory Qualifier 5/16/2018
Triple Jump-Outdoor 11.65m Billy Hayes Invite 5/4/2018

*BOLD denotes school record

--One-time NCAA DIII Indoor Track & Field National Champion: 2019 (Triple Jump)
--Two-time NCAA DIII Indoor Track & Field All-American: 2019 (Triple Jump- First, 12.16m; Long Jump- fourth, 5.76m)
--One-time NCAA DIII Indoor Track & Field National Qualifier: 2018 (Triple jump)
--One-time UAA Indoor Track & Field Champion: 2019 (Triple Jump-12.01m)

2018-19
INDOOR: NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field National Champion in the triple jump, leaping a distance of 12.16m ... Helped the Bears to a runner-up finish in the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field National Championships by earning two All-American honors placing first in triple jump (12.16m) and fourth in long jump (5.76m) ... Named the USTFCCCA Women's Division III Field Athlete of the Year ... Named the USTFCCCA Midwest Regional Field Athlete of the Year on March 6 ... Set the school record in the triple jump by clearing a distance of 12.29m, breaking the record set by Kammie Holt in 2003 (11.95m) ... USTFCCCA Midwest All-Region in triple jump with the region's top mark of 12.29m and in the long jump with the region's second best mark of 5.81m ... Earned all-UAA honors with a winning triple jump distance (12.01m), the second best long jump (5.53m) and the third fastest 60m dash (7.92) to help the Bears claim the UAA Title ... Named the UAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week on Dec. 4, Jan. 14, Jan. 28 and March 11 ... Academic All-UAA.
OUTDOOR: Named the UAA Field Athlete of the Week on April 8.

2017-18
INDOOR: Qualified for NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field National Championships with the 13th best mark (11.70m) ... WashU's top performer in long jump (5.43m) and the triple jump (11.70m) ... USTFCCCA Indoor Midwest All-Region in the triple jump with the fourth best jump in the region (11.70m) ... Earned all-UAA indoor honors with a third-place finish in the triple jump (11.32m) ... Named the UAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week on March 5 ...
OUTDOOR: Earned all-UAA outdoor honors with a third place finish in the triple jump (11.14m) ... WashU's top performer in the long jump (5.78m) and second top performer in the triple jump (11.65m) ... Named the UAA Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week on May 7... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner in track & field and two-year letterwinner in basketball at Liberty North High School … Earned all-conference honors in the 100m (2017), 200m (2017), 4x200m (2015), long jump (2016-17), and triple jump (2014-17) … Earned all-state honors in the 4x100m (2017), long jump (2017), and triple jump (2015, 2017) … Won state championship in long jump senior year … Owns school records in 4x100, 4x200, long jump, and triple jump … Personal bests: 100m-12.67, 200m-26.42, High jump-4’10”, Long jump-18’9.5”, Triple jump-39’2.75” … Earned Outstanding Achievement in Fine Arts and in Mathematics awards … H.O.P.E Award for Integrity recipient … Liberty Public Schools Academic Award (2016-17) … 2017 Eagle Club Academic Achievement … Valedictorian.

PERSONAL: Majoring in molecular biology and biochemistry with a minor in anthropology: global health & environment … Daughter of Tsoya and Oliseka Jose.