Jalen Young
Jalen Young
Year: SO
Hometown: East Providence, R.I.
High School: LaSalle Academy
Position: Sprints

2012-13 (SOPHOMORE): OUTDOOR: Competed in the 400m dash (47.92) at the NCAA East Preliminaries… Contributed to the team that finished fourth in the 4x100m relay (41.00) and seventh in the 4x400m relay (3:19.02) at the IC4A Championship… Was a member of the 4x100m relay team that placed second (40.68) and broke the school record at the Atlantic 10 Championship. Also finished second in the 400m dash (47.17) and fifth in the 200m dash (21.69)… Was a member of the team that finished 26th out of 71 in the 4x100m dash (41.65) and a team that placed 18th out of 45 in the 4x400m relay (3:12.15) at the Penn Relays. Also finished 12th out of 41 in the Spring Medley Championship of America (3:23.30), breaking a 20-year old record. Additionally placed third in the 4x400m IC4A relay (3:11.67)… Was victorious in the 400m dash (47.26) and the 4x100m relay (41.64) at Holy Cross… Won the 400m dash (48.16) and the 4x400m relay at the UConn Classic. Also finished fifth in the 200m dash (21.83)… Was a member of the team that finished second in the 4x100m relay (41.16) at the Mason Spring Invitational. Also finished sixth in the 100m dash (10.79)… Finished fifth in the 200m dash (21.85) and in the 4x400m relay (3:14.34) at the Sam Howell Invitational… Was a member of the teams that won the 4x100m relay (41.80) and the 4x400m relay (3:21.57) at the UConn Invitational. Also finished fifth in the 200m dash (22.02). 

INDOOR:
Placed fourth in the 400m dash (48.92) and seventh in the 200m dash (21.74) at the New England Championship… Finished second in the 400m dash (49.26) and third in the 200m dash (21.94) at the Atlantic 10 Championship… Won the 200m dash (22.22) and finished second in the 4x400m relay (3:23.70) at the Coaches Tribute Invitational… Placed 36th out of 147 in the 400m dash (49.72) and 38th out of 198 in the 200m dash (22.27) at the Terrier Invitational… Finished third in the 400m dash (51.70) at the Sorlien Invitational.

2011-12 (FRESHMAN): OUTDOOR: 
At the Florida Relays, placed 12th on the 1600m sprint medley (3:25.47), 19th in the 4x200m (1:26.37) and 27th on the 4x100m team (41.83)... At Brown's Springtime Open earned third in the 200m dash (22.51) and third in the 400m dash (49.89), which is 21st in the A-10.

INDOOR:
 Earned Co-Rookie of the Week honors after earning second in the 200m dash (22.37) and the 400m dash (49.74) at the Sorlien Invite; his 200m performance is the top in the Atlantic 10 Conference to date and his 400m is the third best... At Navy, took second in the 400m dash (49.38) and fourth in the 200m dash (22.37)... Earned Rookie of the Week after winning the 400m dash (49.22) at the Torpey Tribute. Young's time in the 400m currently stands as the fastest this season in the Atlantic 10... At the Atlantic 10 Indoor's, was named Most Outstanding Rookie Performer after winning the 400m dash and finishing second in the 200m, where he was just .14 seconds, behind Xavier's winner. 

HIGH SCHOOL:
 Attended LaSalle Academy... Earned first and second honors his freshman, sophomore and junior years; third honors his senior year... Played football, basketball and track and field... Captained indoor and outdoor track and field his senior year... Career bests: 100m = 10.47, 200m = 21.17, 300m = 35.02 and 400m = 47.65... Earned most athletic... First team all-state honors... Best male indoor athlete... Most dedicated... Won all major meets his senior year... 300m: first in indoor New England Championship (35.02) and first in indoor Dartmouth Invitational (35.17)... 400m: first in outdoor New Englands (47.65) and first in indoor Yale Invitational (49.70)... Fastest 200m, 300m, 400m runner in New England... School record in 200m (21.17) and 400m (47.65).

PERSONAL:
 Born May 28, 1993... Son of Corey Young and Lisa Mauricio... Has two brothers, Darien Young and Devin Mauricio, and two sisters, Destiny Mauricio and Kiana Young... Enjoys cooking, running and DJing... Favorite athlete is Tyson Gay... Favorite teams are the Boston Celtics and New York Yankees.