Grant Cole
Grant  Cole
Class:
Graduate Student

Hometown:
Greentown, Ind.

High School:
Eastern

Event:
Multi-events

2015-16 Track & Field: Outdoor – Competed in eight meets … took seventh in the long jump (23-3 1/2) at the MAC Outdoor Championships (5/12-14) … finished third in the long jump (23-0 3/4) while also running a leg of the 4x100m (42.17) at the Hilltopper Relays (4-8/9). Indoor – Competed in two meets … cleared 22-8 to take 18th in the long jump at the Meyo Invitational (2/5-6).

2015 Track & Field:
Competed in six meets for the Red and White … scored the top decathlon on the team with 6126 points at the Charlotte 49er Classic with PRs in the 1500m, the 110m hurdles, the pole-vault and the shot put … set a personal record of 24’1.5” at the MAC Championships in the long jump to finish sixth in the conference.

2013-14 - Indoor:
Competed in two meets ... cleared a season-best 23-4 3/4 in the long jump at the Ohio State Tune-Up. Outdoor: Competed in one meet ... finished second in the decathlon (6,250 points) at the Charlotte 49er Classic ... won two events in the decathlon, placing first in the long jump (23-2 1/2) and the 100m (11.13) ... recieved a medical redshirt following injury.

High School: Earned a varsity letter in track and field at Eastern High School under head coach Austin Roark.... finished first in the long jump at states in 2013...was the captain of his track team during the 2012-2013 season...holds school records in the long jump (23'9.5") and the 300m hurdles (40.22)...holds personal bests of 6'4" in the high jump and 15.01 in the 110m hurdles...two-time state qualifier in the long jump and conference champ in the long jump and 300m hurdles in 2012 and 2013...2013 Sectional Champ in 110m hurdles, 300m hurdles, and long jump...2013 Indiana Long Jump State Champion (Outdoor) and 2013 Hoosier State Relays Long Jump State Champion (Indoor)...voted MVP by his team in 2013, and named Indiana's Mr. Field Event at the 2013 Midwest Meet of Champions...also earned four varsity letters in soccer and three varsity letters in basketball.

Personal: Born in July of 1994 in Anderson, Ind. ... son of Lori and Patrick Cole ...has two siblings: a sister, Regan, and younger brother, Benjamin...member of the National Honor Society in high school and earned the Academic E Award... is a manufacturing engineer major.