Jaleel Felton
Jaleel Felton
Year: SO
Hometown: Hillsdale, N.J.
High School: Pascack Valley
Position: Sprints
Major: Communication Studies

2015-16

  • Indoor:
    • Finished ninth in the 200m run, (22.47s) at the Fastrack National Invite.
    • Finished seventh in the 4x400 relay at the Terrier Classic.
    • Placed fourth overall in the 200m run, (22.74s), finished third in the 500m run, (1:05.30) at the URI Coaches' Tribute Meet.
    • Finished ninth overall in the 200m run, (22.82s), fifth in the 500m run, (1:05.25) at the Donahue Games.
    • Won the 4x400 relay; Won the 400m run, (50.41s), Placed fifth in the 200m run, (22.92s) at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational.

2014-15 

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished second in the 4x400m relay, (3:13.16) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished third in the 200m dash, (22.76s) at the Brown Springtime Open.
    • Finished third in the 200m dash, (22.76s), and third in the 400m dash, (49.73s) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Won the 4x400m relay, (3:16.77), finished ninth in the 100m dash, (11.36s), and ninth in the 200m dash, (21.98s) at the Mark Young Yale Inviational.
    • Finished 20th in the 400m dash, (49.68s) at the George Mason Invitational.
    • Finished second in the 4x400m relay, (3:26.92), and ninth in the 200m dash, (22.70s) at the UNH Wildcat Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Won the 4x400m relay in the second-fastest time in Rhode Island history, (3:10.84) at the ECAC Championship.
    • Placed second in the 500m dash, (1:04.20), and second in the 4x400m relay, (3:14.45) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished eighth in the 400m dash, (50.81s), and third in the 4x400m relay, (3:20.39) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished 13th in the 500m dash, (1:04.69), and finished 15th in the 4x400m relay, (3:17.80) at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational.
    • Finished third in the 400m dash, (50.49s) at the URI Coaches vs. Domestic Violence Invitational.
    • Finished 15th in the 500m dash, (1:04.90), and fifth in the 4x400m relay, (3:15.15) at the Boston University Terrier Classic.
    • Finished fourth in the 500m dash, (1:06.30), was a member of the 4x400m relay team that finished second, (3:19.40) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished 20th in the 500m dash, (1:06.46) at the NYC Gotham Cup.

High School

  • Attended Pascack Valley High School.
  • A member of the football and track & field team.
  • Was All-County 1st-team in the 4x4, All-County 1st-team in the indoor 400m, and All-North Jersey 1st-team in the outdoor 400m in 2013.
  • Was an All-American in the sprint medley in 2012.
  • Football team won the 2013 state championship with a 10-2 record.
  • Was an honor roll student.

Personal

  • Born January 5, 1996.
  • Son of Kim Garfinkel and Scott Macfie.
  • Has two brothers, Jace and Braden.
  • Lists his favorite athlete as Wilma Rudolph.
  • Majoring in Communication Studies.
  • Chose URI over Coastal Carolina and Rider.