Photos from the 2015 NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Oregon.
2017 OUTDOOR Earned two Second-Team All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor National Championship in the long jump and triple jump… finished 11th in the long jump (7.51m) and tenth in the triple jump (15.86m)… Picked up wins in both the long jump and triple jump at the Jim Click Shootout… Finished second at the Big 12 Outdoor Championship in the triple jump (16.43m)…
2017 INDOOR Finished 12th in the triple jump at the NCAA Indoor National Championship, which earned him Second-Team All-America honors (15.51m)… Picked up three wins during the indoor season… Two in the triple jump at the New Mexico Team Invitational and Dunamis Sports Group College Classic and one in the long jump in New Mexico… Finished fourth at the Big 12 Indoor Championship in the triple jump…
2016 OUTDOOR Earned an USTFCCCA Honorable Mention after placing 20th in the triple jump at the NCAA Track & Field Championships ... swept the long and triple jumps at the Jim Click Shootout with first place distances of 25-5.25 (7.75m) and 52 feet (15.85m), respectively ... placed third in the triple jump at the Tom Jones Memorial with a mark of 51 feet 10.5 inches (15.81 meters) ... took home fourth in the triple jump at Drake Relays (51-7.75/15.74m) ... earned bronze at the Big 12 Championships as he logged a triple jump distnace of 51 feet 5.75 inches (15.69 meters) ... at the NCAA West Prelims, he earned a bid to nationals with a 12th place finish in the triple jump at 52 feet (15.85 meters).
2016 INDOOR Took home two first-place finishes during the indoor season ... recorded the top mark in the triple jump at the New Mexico Invite at 51 feet 3 inches (15.62 meters) before winning the Tyson Invitational triple jump at 51 feet 10.5 inches (15.81 meters) ... placed second in the triple jump and fourth in the long jump at the Big 12 Championships.
2015 OUTDOOR Competed at 10 meets for the Horned Frogs … opened the season with a first-place mark of 6.87m in the long jump … longest triple jump came at the NCAA Championships (15.75m) … recorded season-best long jump at Big 12 Championships (7.30m) … placed fourth in the triple jump at the conference championships after recording a mark of 15.37m.
2015 INDOOR Featured in the triple jump at three meets during the indoor season … recorded a season-best 15.31m mark at the Tyson Invitational … placed third at the Big 12 Championships with a 15.02m triple jump.
BAKERSFIELD HS Long Jump PR - 24' 2"/7.37 m Triple Jump PR - 49' 8"/15.14 m 2014 - 3rd in Triple Jump at State meet 2013 - 4th Long Jump State meet 2013 - 5th Triple Jump State meet
PERSONAL Born on April 18 ... parents are Dane and Linda Newton ... brother to Stephon, Dana, Dane and Jeremy ... majoring in kinesiology ... enjoys cooking.