Jonathan Wright

ClassSr. / Sr.
PositionSprints
Height6-0
Weight180
HometownGrand Junction, Colo.
Prev. SchoolGrand Junction HS

Notes:

2010-11: Track: Member of outdoor second team All-Conference 4x400 meter relay … placed eighth in the 400 meter with a time of 49.10 at the Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Outdoor Track and Field Championship … placed fourth in the 400 meter at the CU Invitational … 2011 RMAC Indoor Conference Champion in the 400 meter with a time of 50.39 … first team indoor All-RMAC in the 400 meter … member of indoor second team All-Conference 4x400 meter relay team … indoor season bests/60 meter-7.23, 300 meter-36.89, 200 meter-22.39, 400 meter-48.51 … outdoor season bests/400 meter-48.38, 100 meter-11.15, 200 meter-22.04

Pre UCCS Notes:

Before UCCS: placed 8th in the 400 meter a the Colorado Class 5A State Championship with a time of 49.88 ... 2010 Southwest League Champion in the 400 meter with a time of 49.89 ... 4-year high school varsity letterman ... hig school bests/400 meter-49.80, 200 meter-22.60, 100 meter-11.31, long jump-17'10.75"

Personal Notes:

Personal:Major, Mechanical Engineering ... parents Jeff and laura Wright ... siblings, Josiah, Jordan, Jayden ... graduated from Grand Juction H.S. with a 3.8 gpa ... life ambition is to be a mechanical engineer and then a mechanical engineering teacher ... enjoys math and working out

Stories featuring Jonathan Wright

April 12, 2014Mountain Lions Record Two Qualifying Times at CU-BoulderCarson Aberle finished third in the 800-meter run with Division II’s seventh-fastest time to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the CU-Boulder Invitational today.
April 9, 2014Tam Earns RMAC Indoor Track Academic Athlete of the Year AwardUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs sophomore distance runner Ryder Tam earned the 2013-14 RMAC Men's Indoor Track and Field Academic Athlete of the Year Award in the indoor conference academic honors announced this afternoon.
April 5, 2014Tam Leads Mountain Lion Wins at CC InvitationalRyder Tam won the 800-meter run and ran the third leg on the winning 4x400-meter relay as the University of Colorado Colroado Springs men's track and field team won five events at the Colorado College Invitational on Saturday at Frank Flood Track.
March 29, 2014Aberle Provisionally Qualifies in 800 with Division II's Fifth-Fastest TimeUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs indoor All-American Carson Aberle took the first step to returning to the outdoor national championships with a provisional qualifying performance in the 800-meter run today at the 36th Aztec Invitational at San Diego State.
March 28, 2014Wright Wins 400 at Aztec InvitationalJonathan Wright ran the second fastest 400-meter dash in University of Colorado Colorado Springs men’s outdoor history and won his event at the 36th Aztec Invitational today at the San Diego State AzTrack.
March 22, 2014McCloskey Wins 800 at Quiller ClassicKyle McCloskey won the 800-meter run in 1:56.55 to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs in the first outdoor meet of the 2014 season at the CU-Boulder Jerry Quiller Classic.
March 21, 2014Wright Earns RMAC Outdoor Preseason AwardRMAC indoor 400-meter champion Jonathan Wright earned a spot on the 2014 RMAC Outdoor Track and Field Preseason Team and the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's team was picked seventh in the Preseason Coaches' Poll released late this afternoon.
March 6, 2014Wright and Aberle Earn All-Region AwardsUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs provisional qualifiers Carson Aberle and Jonathan Wright earned All-South Central Regions from the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association on Wednesday.
March 1, 2014Wright Wins RMAC Title in 400 Meter DashJonathan Wright won the 400-meter dash and Carson Aberle finished as the runner-up in the 800-meter run to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's team at the 2014 RMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships today at Adams State.
February 28, 2014Wright Runs Fastest Time in Prelims on Day 1 of RMAC MeetJonathan Wright ran the fastest time in the preliminaries in the 400-meter dash and the University of Colorado Colorado Springs qualified two runners for the finals in the 800-meter run after the first day of the 2014 RMAC Indoor Track and Field Championships at Adams State.
February 19, 2014UCCS Remains No. 10 in Regional Team IndexThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's indoor track and field team remained No. 10 in this week's U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association South Central Region Team Index.
February 15, 2014Wright, Aberle Turn in Provisional Times at Adams StateJonathan Wright hit the NCAA provisional qualifying mark in the 400-meter dash and Carson Aberle lowered his provisional time in the 800-meter run as both Mountain Lions won their events to lead the University of Colorado Colorado Springs at the Adams State Qualifier today.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 12, 2014Vote for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
February 8, 20144x4 Provisionally Qualifies in New MexicoThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs 4x400-meter relay team ran an NCAA provisional qualifying mark to lead a group of Mountain Lions at the New Mexico Classic on Friday and Saturday.
January 31, 2014DMR Finishes Third on First Night of Mines TwilightThe University of Colorado Colorado Springs men's distance medley relay team finished third with an altitude and track adjusted time 10 minutes, 23.37 seconds on the first night of the Colorado Mines Twilight Open tonight.
January 21, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 21, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 21, 2014Vote for the UCCS Athlete of the WeekUniversity of Colorado Colorado Springs fans can provide their voice for the Colorado Springs Orthopaedic Group UCCS Athlete of the Week. Voting will take place each week when the Mountain Lions are in action, and will take place throughout the UCCS Athletics social media platforms.
January 18, 2014Wright Finishes Second in 200, 400 Dashes at Adams StateJonathan Wright finished second in both the 200-meter dash and 400-meter dash to lead a group of University of Colorado Colorado Springs sprinters at the Adams State Open today at the ASU High Altitude Training Center.
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