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 Trelek Jones

2018 Outdoor Track & Field
Opened the season with a personal-best 55.62 in the 400-meter at the UNCW Seahawk Invitational… Had career-bests of 4:16.23 in the 1,500-meter at the High Point VertKlasse and 16:03.79 in the 5,000-meter at the Duke Invitational.

2018 Indoor Track & Field
Finished 16th in the mile at the SoCon Championships with a career-best 4:36.93… Opened the year with an eighth-place finish in the 800-meter in his section at the UNCG Early Bird Duals.

2017 Cross Country
Opened the season with a season-best 21:22.00 in the 6,000 meters at the Elon University Opener and also had a 21:39.90 in the 6,000 meters at the Adidas XC Challenge… Turned in a 14:39.02 in the 4,200 meters at the Campbell Duals… Had career-bests of 34:07.50 in 10,000 meters at the NCAA Southeast Regional and 28:08.10 in the 5-mile at the Joe Pianne Invitational… Registered a season-best 26:54.62 in the 8,000 meters at the Pirate XC Invitational and also had a 27:25.80 for the SoCon Championship.

2017 Outdoor Track & Field
Ran a career-best 2:04.25 in the 800 meters at the UNCG Dual Meet Madness, good for 19th ... posted a career-best 2:46.44 in the 1,000 meters at the Virginia Tech Invitational, finishing 20th.

2016 Cross Country

Opened his season with a time of 20:19.00 at the adidas XC Challenge in the 6,000-meter race … Turned in a time of 26:32.00 in the 8,000-meter distance at the Princeton Invitational … Finished 66th at the SoCon Championships with a time of 26:42.37 … Recorded a time of 26:47.00 at the Royals Cross Country Challenge.

High School
Ran three years at Heritage High School in Lynchburg, Va., before finishing high school at Wake Forest High School in Wake Forest, N.C.,... named All-State in Indoor and Outdoor Track while at Heritage High School... holds the Wake Forest HS 3,000-meter school record and the 800-meter school record at WFHS... earned All-Academic honors all four years of high school... 

Personal
Trelek D. Jones... born December 21, 1997... son of Jawan Jones and Trynequa Jones.. has one younger brother; Tae... father Jawan played football at Shaw University... majoring in Biology (Pre-Med).

Top Times
Cross Country
5-Mile: 28:08.10 (Joe Pianne Invitational, 9/29/17)
6k: 20:19.00 (adidas XC Challenge, 9/16/16)
8k: 26:32.00 (Princeton Invitational, 10/15/16)
10k: 34:07.50 (NCAA Southeast Regional, 11/10/17)

Indoor Track & Field
800m: 2:04.25 (UNCG Dual Meet Madness, 1/29/17)
1,000m: 2:46.44 (Virginia Tech Invitational, 1/14/17)
Mile: 4:36.93 (SoCon Championship, 2/24/18)

Outdoor Track & Field
400m: 55.62 (UNCW Seahawk Invitational, 3/9/18)
1,500m: 4:16.23 (High Point VertKlasse, 4/6/18)
5,000m: 16:03.79 (Duke Invitational, 4/20/18)

Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Lynchburg, Va.
High School: Wake Forest