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 Jacob Norman
Jacob Norman
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Temple, Texas

High School:
Temple

Height:
6-2

Position:
Sprints

Birthdate:
11/07/1985

• 2008 All-American Outdoors (4x100-Meter Relay) • 2008 NCAA Qualifier (100 Meters) • 2008 All-Midwest Region (100 Meters) • 2008 All-Midwest Region (4x100-Meter Relay) • 2008 All-Big 12 Outdoors (100 Meters) • 2007 All-Big 12 Indoors (60 Meters) • 2006 NCAA Champion Indoors (60 Meters) • 2006 Big 12 Indoor Male Freshman of the Year • 2006 Big 12 Champion Outdoors (4x100-Meter Relay) • 2006 All-Big 12 Outdoors (100 Meters) • 2006 Big 12 Champion Indoors (60 Meters) • 2006 All-Big 12 Indoors (200 Meters) • School Record Holder (60 Meters)

2008: Earned All-America honors as the anchor leg of the 4x100-meter relay that placed sixth at the NCAA Championships with a time of 39.47...Earned All-Midwest Region as the anchor leg of the 4x100-meter relay...Recorded a personal-best time of 10.29 in the 100 meters to finish third at the NCAA Midwest Regional...The time ranks as the seventh-fastest in Baylor history...An NCAA qualifier in the 100 meters, did not finish his preliminary heat after suffering a hamstring cramp during the race...Earned All-Big 12 honors with a seventh-place finish at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships with a time of 10.41...Took second at the Sooner Twilight with a time of 10.52...During the indoor season, finished sixth at the Husker Invitational with a time of 6.70 in the 60 meters...Took fifth place at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 6.78 in the 60 meters.

2007: Won the 100 meters at the Dr Pepper Invitational with a time of 10.45...Top collegiate runner in the preliminaries of the 100 meters at the Stanford Invitational with a time of 10.57...Ran anchor leg for the 4x100-meter relay on two occasions, winning both the Stanford Invitational in 39.91 and the Dr Pepper Invitational in 40.43...During indoors, ran a season-fastest time of 6.72 in the 60 meters at the Sooner Open...Clocked 6.78 in the 60 meter preliminaries at the Big 12 Championships to place fifth...Ran 6.81 in the 60 meter finals to take sixth place overall.

2006: Won the NCAA Indoor championship in the 60 meters with a school-record time of 6.56...Claimed the Big 12 Indoor title in the 60 meters and finished eighth in the 200 meters to earn Big 12 Male Freshman of the Year and All-Big 12 honors...Ran a season-best time of 21.34 in the 200 meters in the prelims of the Big 12 Championships...During the outdoor season, anchored the Bears' 4x100-meter relay to the conference title with a time of 39.41...Finished eighth with a time of 10.32 in the 100 meters at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships.

High School: Four-year letterwinner for coach Larry Daren at Temple High School in Temple, Texas...As a junior, captured the state 100 meters championship with a time of 10.37 to become the first Temple athlete to win an individual state title...Ranked 11th in the nation in the 100 meters...Also claimed titles at the 2004 district and regional championships as well as the Texas Relays.

Personal:
Full name is Solomon Jacob Norman...Born Nov. 7, 1985, in Temple, Texas...Son of Mark and Rose Norman...Majoring in speech communication.

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