Jabari Fields
Jabari Fields

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Bernardino, Calif.

High School:
San Gorgonio

Last College:
San Bernardino Valley College

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
01/22/1981

Experience:
1L


*Two-Time All-American*

General

  • Very talented sprinter who contributed significantly in his first season with the Flyin' Frogs despite battling injuries. u National caliber runner who will compete in the 60, 100 and 200 meters... also figures to be a regular on both relay squads.
  • Earned all-America honors in the indoor 4x400 meter relay and in the outdoor sprint relay.
  • Is the defending Conference USA outdoor champion in both the 100 and 200 meters.

    2003

  • Ran the third leg on TCU's 4x400 meter relay unit during the indoor season... the foursome finished second in the nation with a time of 3:04.87, just 0.08 of a second behind national champion LSU.
  • Provisionally qualified for the NCAA indoor meet in the 60 with a season-best time of 6.72 seconds, which tied for 34th on the national list, but did not make the cut for the NCAA Championships.
  • Placed fourth at the C-USA Indoor Championships in the 60 with a time of 6.82 seconds and was sixth in the 200 meters with a time of 22.05.
  • Swept the Conference USA outdoor 100 and 200 meter dashes with times of 10.25 and 20.59 respectively.
  • Named the Conference USA Male Track & Field Athlete of the Week on April 15.
  • Tied for the ninth fastest 100-meter time in the nation with a mark of 10.22 seconds, recorded in the prelims at the Midwest Regional meet.
  • Placed second at the Midwest Regional meet in the 100 with a time of 10.40 into a slight headwind.
  • Competed in the 100 prelims at the NCAA outdoor championships but pulled a hamstring halfway through the race and was unable to finish.
  • Ran on both relay teams for much of the outdoor season... ran the leadoff leg on the 4x4 relay at the Penn Relays, which logged a prelim time of 3:03.65, the fastest time for a TCU 4x4 relay since 1986.
  • Helped the 4x1 relay squad place second at the C-USA meet and third at the Midwest Regional meet... earned all-America honors as an alternate on the 4x1 squad despite being unable to compete at the national meet due to injury.

    2001-2002 (San Bernardino Valley College)

  • Took the gold medal in the 200 meters at the 2001 Hyundai California Community College Track & Field Championships, clocking a time of 20.84 seconds... also was the runner-up at 100 meters with a mark of 10.26.
  • Best times are 10.26 in the 100, 20.71 in the 200 and 46.45 in the 400.
  • Twice earned conference MVP honors.
  • Coached by Mike Powell.

    High School

  • Graduated from San Gorgonio High School in San Bernardino, Calif. in 2000... high school track coach was Ed Clark.
  • Lettered three times on the track.
  • Earned all-conference honors as a sophomore and all-state honors as a junior and senior.

    Personal

  • Jabari Tremell Fields was born January 22, 1981... parents are Ernest Mays and Sheila Fields.
  • Pursuing a degree in criminal justice.
  • Enjoys reading, playing video games and traveling.

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