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Jordan Banks
Jordan  Banks

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bolingbrook, Ill.

High School:
Bolingbrook

Event:
Jumps


05/03/2015

Rebecca Zaiter Wins 1500m Title at Horizon League Championships

Zaiter also placed second in the 800m run (2:14.01)

05/03/2015

Rebecca Zaiter Wins 1500m Title at Horizon League Championships

Zaiter also placed second in the 800m run (2:14.01)

04/30/2015

Track & Field Gears Up for Horizon League Championships

Competition begins Friday in Rochester, Michigan

04/28/2015

UIC Holds Second Annual "Night to Ignite"

Student-athlete awards ceremony took place Monday night at the UIC Forum

04/28/2015

UIC Holds Second Annual 'Night to Ignite'

Student-athlete awards ceremony took place Monday night at the UIC Forum

Career-Best Outdoor Marks
Long Jump: 6.74m (4/10/14)
Triple Jump: 13.91m (4/10/15)

Career-Best Indoor Marks
55-meter dash: 7.00 (1/30/15)
Long Jump: 6.94m (2/28/15)
Triple Jump: 14.28m (1/30/15)

Banks Records

2015 Outdoor: Placed second in the triple jump with a leap of 13.62m at the Butler Bulldog Opener ... Achieved season best in the long jump at the Chicagoland Championships with a jump of 6.54m where he also accomplished his season best in the triple jump with a leap of 13.91m.

2015 Indoor: Horizon League Male Athlete of the Week (Jan. 13) ... Won the triple jump with a leap of 14.28m at the Tadd Metzger Invite ... Achieved his season and career best in the Horizon League Championships with a bound of 6.94m in the long jump where he placed second.

2014 Outdoor: Placed second in the long jump at the Horizon League Championships with a leap of 6.64m... Ranked third in the triple jump at the Horizon League Championships with a jump of 13.83m... Took home first place in the long jump at the College of DuPage Spring Opener with a leap of 6.65m... Earned first place in the triple jump at the Ted Haydon Invitational with a jump of 13.48m... Placed second in the long jump at the Twilight Invitational with a leap of 6.74m.

2014 Indoor: Earned first place in the long jump at the Windy City Rumble with a leap of 13.66m... Took home first place in the triple jump and the long jump at the Margaret Bradley Invitational with jumps of 14.16m and 6.61m, respectively... Placed sixth in the long jump at the Chicagoland Championships with a leap of 6.36m.

2013 Outdoor: Finished first in the long jump (6.43 meters) at the St. Joseph's Puma Invite, and took third in the triple jump with a leap of 13.31 meters ... Leaped 6.45 meters in the long jump at the Horizon League Championship (5/3/13), the 11th-best jump among all Horizon League competitors during the outdoor season ... Best mark in the triple jump was a measurement of 13.76 meters at the Benedictine Twilight. 2013 Indoor: Leaped 6.72 meters in the long jump at the Dick Pond Open (1/11/13), UIC's second-best mark in the event during the indoor season and the ninth-best leap in the Horizon League ... Jumped 13.67 meters in the triple jump at the Horizon League Championship (2/23/13).

PREP AND PERSONAL: Two-sport letterwinner in track and football ... qualified for the National Junior Olympics in the long jump ... qualified for the IHSA meet in the triple jump ... garnered all-conference recognition in the long and triple jump ... guided his track team to an indoor conference championship ... son of Carl and Cindy ... siblings named Tanner and Daniel ... enrolled as an Accounting major.

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