Daniel Jaskowak

  • Daniel
  • Jaskowak

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

Updated: May 31, 2017

2017 outdoor: Attended the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds to compete in the 3,000-meter steeplechase ... Earned second-team All-ACC honors following his fifth-place finish in the steeplechase at the ACC Championships, finishing in 9:06.26 ... Also competed in the 5,000-meter run at the league championship, placing 13th with a personal-best time of 14 minutes, 27.01 seconds ... Ran the 800 at the Hokie Twilight meet, finishing ninth ... 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 ... Earned a ninth-place finish in the steeplechase at the Virginia Challenge with a season-best time of 9:03.09 ... Made his outdoor debut in the 1,500 at the Tennessee Relays, placing 13th 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)