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Jordan Merback
Position: Hurdles
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Casper, WY
High School: Kelly Walsh

Career Bests (thru 2013 indoors):
Long Jump: 19-4 (5.89)
Triple Jump: 42-4 1/4 (12.91)
100-Meter Hurdles: 14.38
400 Hurdles: 1:05.04

Stanford Record Book:
Triple Jump: 5th
Triple Jump: 8th

At Stanford: Rebounded from injuries to perform stronger than ever in 2012.

2013 Season: Indoors - Placed second in the MPSF Championships in thetriple jump, at 40-7 1/2 ... competed four meets, jumping a season best of 41-1 3/4 to finish second at the Don Kirby Invitational.

2012 Season: Outdoors - Placed fifth in the Pac-12 Championships with a personal record 42-4 1/4 ... was ninth at Pac-12's in the long jump at 19-4 ... earned USTFCCCA All-Academic honors ... named to the Pac-12 All-Academic second team. Indoors - Placed third at the MPSF Championships in the triple jump at 40-10 1/4 ... placed 11th at MPSF's in the long jump at 18-3 ... had a season long-jump best of 18-11 3/4 at the Razorback Invitational ... earned MPSF All-Academic honors.

2011 Season: Outdoors - Did not compete. Indoors - Did not compete.

2010 Season: Outdoors - Did not compete. Indoors - Placed fifth in the triple jump at the MPSF Championships with a season-best mark of 39-6½ ... also competed in the long jump at the MPSF meet, placing 13th ... top long jump of the season came at the Husky Classic with an 18-7¼ ... an MPSF All-Academic selection.

2009 Season: Outdoors - Placed fifth in the triple jump at the Pac-10 Championships (40-4¾) ... a qualifier in the triple jump for the NCAA West Regional and placed ninth with a wind-aided mark of 41-3 ... career best of 41-1¾ in the triple jump came at the Big Meet to place fourth ... also fourth in the 100 hurdles (14.38) at the Big Meet ... collegiate best of 1:05.64 in the 400 hurdles came at the Texas Relays. Indoors - Did not compete.

High School: A 10-time Wyoming state champion ... posted 4A state outdoor titles in the 100 hurdles (three), the triple jump (two), and the 300 hurdles ... also, won titles in the indoor triple jump (two) and the 55 hurdles (two) ... set Kelly Walsh High records in the triple jump, 100 hurdles and 300 hurdles ... led Kelly Walsh to runner-up finishes at the 4A state meet in 2007 and 2008 and a fourth-place finish in 2006 ... also played ice hockey.

Personal: Communication major ... contemplating a profession as a journalist ... parents are Michael and Janet.