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Chad Coleman
Chad Coleman

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Beaumont, Texas

High School:
Central HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
Jumps

Experience:
3L

2003-04 (So.): Recorded five top 10 finishes in the long jump and triple jump during outdoor ... Also ran lead leg of 4X100 meter relay ... Top long jump was 21-3 1/2 for second place at Ty Terrell Relays ... Placed 20th at SLC Outdoor Championships with leap of 19-8 ... Best triple jump was 47-11 1/4 for first place at Ty Terrell Relays ... Placed 11th at SLC meet with jump of 45-5 3/4 ... Ran 55 and 60-meter sprints during indoor season ... Top 60 time was 7.20 in prelims of Houston Indoor Invitational ... Best indoor long jump was 20-7 for 16th at same meet ... Best triple jump was 47-1 for eighth place at SLC Indoor Championships ... Placed second at Arkansas State Kick-Off Klassic with triple jump of 46-4.

2002-03 (Fr.): Had five top eight finishes in the outdoor triple jump ... Placed second with season-best jump of 48-8 3/4 at the Ty Terrell Relays ... Top outdoor long jump was 21-10 1/4 for fifth-place at the Ty Terrell Relays ... Notched LU's fifth-best indoor time in the 55 meters (6.41) at the McNeese Invite ... Ran the fourth-best 60-meter time in school history at the SLC Indoor Meet ... Had two top 10 finishes in the long and triple jump ... Placed seventh in the triple jump at the SLC Championships with a leap of 46-6 1/4 ... Best long jump was 20-11 3/4 and best triple was 46-9 1/2.

High School: Ran for Coach Otis Henry at Central HS ... Placed second in the triple jump at the state meet and was second in the triple jump at the national junior Olympics competition in California ... Was a member of the Nike All-American Team ... Graduated with honors.

Personal: Major is nursing ... Also recruited by Stephen F. Austin, Sam Houston State and Texas-Arlington ... Born on July 19, 1984, in Galveston, Texas ... Son of Lee and Geneva Coleman.

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