Jordan Wozniak
Jordan  Wozniak

Irvine, Calif.

High School:
Woodbridge HS




2011/JUNIOR: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Competed at five invitationals and posted individual season bests of 1:59.92 (800m) and 4:06.20 (1500m).

2010/SOPHOMORE: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Competed once in the 800m (2/20 at UCSB Gaucho Roundup) and posted a season-best time of 1:59.14 ... Ran three times in the 1500m and recorded a season-best mark of 4:06.58 at the UC Irvine Invitational (3/20).

2009/FRESHMAN: Pepperdine Scholar-Athlete ... Posted individual season bests of 1:58.86 in the 800-meter run and 4:08.10 (1,500).

HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated with honors from Woodbridge High School in 2008, where he was a three-year varsity letterwinner for head coach George Varvas ... Was part of two teams that won the CIF Southern Section title in 2005 and 2006 ... Named Most Dedicated and Team MVP following his senior year ... Career best marks include a 15:33 in the three-mile run, a 10:22 in the 3200 and a 4:36.4 in the 1600 ... Named to the Principal's Honor Roll four consecutive years.

PERSONAL: Majoring in accounting ... Son of Paul and Gail Wozniak ... Has a brother, Conrad, who also ran at Pepperdine, and a sister, Chelsea ... Father, Paul, is a Pepperdine alumni ... Chose to attend Pepperdine because "it's an awesome school and the best one I got into; it also has a nice campus and location" ... Lists his most thrilling sports moment as the time when he won a karate competition six years ago despite feeling really sick ... Says the toughest people he has competed against in cross country are Rex Nelson and Riley Sullivan ... Traveled to Switzerland in the summer of 2009 for a study abroad program and visited 13 countries in two months.

FAVORITES: Favorite sports outside cross country are basketball and soccer ... Loves cross country because "I really enjoy running and it's also a great place to make good friends" ... Favorite pro athletes are Steve Nash and Greg Jennings ... Favorite pro sports teams are the Green Bay Packers and AC Milan ... Favorite books are the Harry Potter series ... Favorite TV shows are 24 and South Park ... Favorite movie is Dumb and Dumber ... Favorite food is pasta ... Favorite sports besides running are soccer and basketball.

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