Daniel Jaskowak

  • Daniel
  • Jaskowak

  • Event
    Distance
  • Class
    Senior
  • High School/Other
    Grove City Area
  • Hometown
    Grove City, Pa.

Updated: May 18, 2017

2017 outdoor: Competed in the 800-meter run at the Hokie Twilight, placing ninth overall ... Participated in the Men's 4xMile Championship of America Invitational at the Penn Relays, earning a fourth-place finish with a school-record time of 16:28.70 ... Held a team best in the 3,000-meter steeplechase, placing ninth at the Virginia Challenge with a time of 9:03.09 ... Made his outdoor debut in the 1,500-meter run at the Tennessee Relays, placing 13th overall with a time of 3:52.59 ... Also was a member of the winning 4x800-meter relay team at that same meet, crossing the line in 7 minutes, 22.31 seconds.

2017 indoor: Collected first-team All-America honors as a member of the distance medley relay team at the NCAA Championships, earning a silver medal in the event with a time of 9:33.35 … Finished with a silver medal in the 3,000 meters at the ACC Championships with a time of 8:05.96, earning first-team All-ACC recognition … Also was a member of the winning DMR team at the conference meet, finishing with a season-best mark of 9:31.05 – good enough for fourth on Tech’s all-time list ... Earned first-team all-league honors in the event … Placed third in the 1,000 meters at the Virginia Tech Challenge with a personal-best time of 2:22.70 … Earned a third-place finish in the mile with a time of 4:08.34 at the Music City Challenge ... Also collected a fourth-place finish as a member of the DMR team at that same meet ... Placed 11th in the 3,000-meter race at the Camel City Invitational with a time of 8:12.61 ... Won the mile at the Hokie Invitational with a time of 4:07.37.

2016 outdoor: Competed in the 5,000 and the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the ACC Championships … Ran a personal-best time of 1:52.74 in the 800 at the Wolfpack Last Chance … Placed 15th in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the Payton Jordan Invite.

2016 indoor: Named to the All-ACC Academic Team … Ran the 3,000 meters and the DMR at the ACC Championships, earning second-team all-conference honors in both events … Ran a personal-best time of 8:05.35 in the 3,000 at the Iowa State Classic … Won the 3,000 at the Camel City Invite … Placed second in the mile at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet with a personal-best time of 4:04.89.

2015 outdoor: Named to the All-ACC Academic Team ... Improved his 1,500-meter race time to a new personal best of 3:48.96 at the Twilight Qualifier ... Participated in the 3,000-meter steeplechase at the ACC Championships, finishing sixth with a time of 8:53.76 ... Recorded his second-best 3,000-meter steeplechase time of 8:54.11 at the NCAA East Regional ... Participated in the winning 4x800-meter relay at the Tennessee Relays.

2015 indoor: Finished 14th at the ACC Championships in the 3,000-meter race with a time of 8:08.49 ... Set PRs in the 1,000, mile and 3,000.

2014 outdoor: Finished in 29th place in the 5,000 at the ACC Championships with a time of 14:36.51 ... Posted a PR in the 1,500 with a time of 3:52.66 at the Raleigh Relays.

2014 indoor: Redshirted.

High school: Was the 2012 Pennsylvania AAA state runner-up in the 1,600 meter and 3,200 meter races … Crowned the 2012 district champion in both the 1,600 and 3,200 meters … Finished in the top five in the 800- and 1,600-meter races at the 2013 Pennsylvania AAA state meet … Holds PRs of 1:55.29 (800), 4:17.77 (1,600) and 9:14.79 (3,200).

Personal: Born April 21, 1994 ... Son of Chuck and Anne Jaskowak … Has two brothers, Mark and Charlie, and two sisters, Mary and Catie... Majoring in human nutrition, foods and exercise.

Jaskowak's Track and Field Career Bests

Indoor Outdoor

1,000m - 2:22.70, VT Challenge (2017)

Mile - 4:04.89, Doc Hale VT Elite (2016)

3,000m - 8:05.35, Iowa State Classic (2016)

800m - 1:52.74, Wolfpack Last Chance (2016)

1,500m - 3:48.96, VT Twilight Qualifier (2015)

3,000m - 8:28.84, Colonial Relays (2014)

5,000m - 14:27.01, ACC Championships (2017)

3,000m steeple - 8:53.76, ACC Championships (2015)

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