DaJuan Seward

Jumps

Player profile

  • Hometown Ebony, Va.
  • Last School Brunswick
  • Year Senior
  • Major Human Development & Family Science

Notable: USTFCCCA Outdoor Honorable Mention | three-time NCAA East Preliminary qualifier | two-time Ohio State Scholar-Athlete | two-time Academic All-Big Ten | Big Ten Distinguished Scholar

Personal Records: 60H – 7.86 | 110H – 13.64 | 200 – 21.93 | LJ –7.27m/23’10.25″ | TJ – 16.12m/52’10.75″

AS A JUNIOR (2017-18)
Outdoor:
• Posted a triple jump of 15.75m (51-8.25) at the NCAA Championships, finishing 16th and garnering a USTFCCCA Honorable Mention.
• Finished fifth in the triple jump with a career-best mark of 16.12m (52-10.75) and clocked a 14.05w 110m hurdles time at the NCAA East Preliminary.
• Claimed silver in the triple jump (16.00m/52-6.00) and bronze in the 110m hurdles (personal-best 13.64) at the Big Ten Championships, helping the men’s team to the title.
• Posted a second-place finish in the triple jump (15.35m/50-4.5) and a third-place finish in the 110m hurdles (13.94) at the Drake Relays.
• Won the triple jump with a mark of 14.80m/48-6.75 and garnered second in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.05 at the Jesse Owens Classic.
• Placed third in the triple jump (16.05mW/52-8.00) and as a member of the 4x200m relay (1:25.30), while finishing fifth in the 110m hurdles (14.05w) at the Tennessee Relays.
• Posted a second-place finish with a triple jump of 15.14m (49-8.25) and a third-place finish in the 110m hurdles with a time of 14.03 at the Jim Click Shootout; also ran a career-best 200m time of 21.93.
• Won the triple jump (15.28mw/50-1.75) and the 110m hurdles (14.57) at the USC Power 5 Challenge.
Indoor:
• Garnered bronze in the triple jump with a mark of 15.77m/51-9.00 and finished ninth in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.04, helping the men’s team a title at the Big Ten Championships.
• Posted a career-best 60m hurdles time of 7.86 at the Buckeye Tune-Up, finishing second.
• Registered a second-place triple jump of 15.76m/51-8.5 and a 200m time of 22.52 at the Music City Challenge.
• Placed third in the triple jump with a distance of 15.50m/50-10.25, fourth in the 60m hurdles with a time of 7.97 and 16th in the 200m with a time of 22.38 at the Columbia Challenge.
• Scored points for Ohio State with a first-place finish in the triple jump (15.02m/49-3.5) and a fourth-place finish in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.05 at the Simmons-Harvey Quad.
• Claimed third in the 60m hurdles by clocking in at 8.01 and posted a fourth-place triple jump of 14.85m/48-8.75 at the Kentucky Invitational.
• Finished second in the long jump with a season-best mark of 7.21m/23-8.00 and finished third in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.14 at the Buckeye Invitational.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2016-17)
Outdoor:
• Finished sixth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Championships with a wind-aided jump of 15.92m (52-2.75) to help Ohio State earn a second-place finish.
• Claimed gold at the All-Ohio Championships in the 110m hurdles with a clocking of 14.39.
• Helped the 4x200m relay win a title at the Tennessee Relays with a time of 1:26.36.
• Garnered silver at the Jesse Owens Classic in the triple jump with a bound of 15.30m (50-2.50).
• Took second in the 110m hurdles at the Tennessee Relays (14.27).
• Registered third-place finishes at the Baldy Castillo Invitational in the triple jump (14.58m/47-10) and 110m hurdles (14.46).
• Member of the 4x100m relay that took third place at the Jesse Owens Classic with a time of 41.41.
• Clocked a wind-aided 14.12 at the Jesse Owens Classic in the 110m hurdles to garner bronze.
• Helped the shuttle hurdle relay to a third-place finish at the Drake Relays (57.89).
• Member of the sprint medley relay that placed sixth at the Drake Relays with a readout of 3:27.66.
• Registered a seventh-place showing in the triple jump at the Tennessee Relays with a wind-aided mark of 14.81m (48-7.25).
• Helped the 4x100m relay to a ninth-place showing at the Baldy Castillo Invitational (41.81).
• Took 10th in the 110m hurdles at the Drake Relays with a readout of 14.40.
• Recorded a triple jump of 14.12m (46-04) at the Drake Relays to finish 11th.
• Finished 13th in the triple jump with a wind-aided mark of 15.06m (49-05) at the Florida Relays.
• Represented Ohio State at the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 110m hurdles and triple jump.
Indoor:
• Placed eighth in the triple jump at the Big Ten Championships with a bound of 15.11m (49-07).
• Won the triple jump title at the Armory Track Invitational with a career-best leap of 15.47m (50-9.25).
• Claimed gold in the triple jump at the Buckeye Classic with a mark of 15.24m (50-00).
• Registered fourth-place finishes in the 60m hurdles at the Kentucky Invitational (8.05), Armory Track Invitational (career-best 7.92)  and Buckeye Classic (8.00).
• Helped the 4x400m relay earn fourth-place showings at the Auburn Invitational (3:20.34) and Buckeye Classic (3:28.44).
• Finished sixth in the triple jump at the Tyson Invitational with a leap of 15.25m (50-0.50).
• Registered a season-best long jump of 7.10m (23-3.50) at the Kentucky Invitational to place eighth.
• Placed 11th in the 60m hurdles at the Big Ten Championships.

AS A FRESHMAN (2015-16)
Outdoor:
• Earned points for the Buckeyes at the Big Ten Championships with a then personal-best triple jump of 15.20 meters (fifth place) and a time of 14.48 in the 110m hurdles for eighth place.
• Finished second in the triple jump (15.02 meters/49-3.5) and third in the 110m hurdles (14.37) at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold.
• Helped 4x100m relay team earn silver at the Power Conference Cardinal and Gold with a time of 40.51.
• Collected bronze at the Jesse Owens Classic in the 110m hurdles (14.20w) and long jump (personal best/7.27 meters/23-10.25) … clocked a 110m hurdle time of 14.47 at the Seminole Invitational to finish fourth.
• At the LSU Battle on the Bayou, finished fourth in the triple jump (14.15 meters/46-5.25) and fifth in the 110m hurdles (14.32w).
• Ran second leg for distance medley relay team that placed sixth at the Drake Relays.
• Represented Buckeyes at the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 110m hurdles.
Indoor:
• Took gold in the 60m hurdles at the Ohio State Invitational with a personal-best time of 8.12.
• Registered a triple jump of 14.71 meters (48-3.25) at the Ohio State Opener to win gold.
• Finished second in the 60m hurdles at the Ohio State Opener with a time of 8.26.
• Placed fourth in the triple jump at the Power 5 Invite with a mark of 14.77 meters (48-5.5).
• Took fourth in the long jump (7.09 meters/23-3.25) at the Ohio State Invitational.
• Finished fifth in the triple jump at the Spire Track and Field Invitational with a leap of 14.42 meters (47-3.75).
• Represented the Buckeyes at the Big Ten Championships.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Eight-time Virginia Group 1A/2A state outdoor champion, winning the 110- and 300-meter hurdles, along with the long jump and triple jump in both 2015 and 2014; runner-up in the high jump in 2015 and 2014.
• Eight-time Virginia state indoor champion (55-meter hurdles in 2015, 2014 and 2013; long jump and triple jump in 2015 and 2014; high jump in 2015).
• Fourth place in the triple jump at the 2014 New Balance Outdoor Nationals.
• Sixth place in both the long jump and triple jump at the 2015 New Balance Outdoor Nationals.