Drake Relays
Ali Jandal
Position: Distance
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: La Crosse, Wis.
High School: La Crosse Central
Experience: 1 Year
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2015 Indoor- Claimed a new personal best in the mile, running 4:27.59 at the Big Four Duals, finishing 15th overall. Ran 9:04.39 in the 3,000 meters at the MVC Indoor Championships, and ran on the seventh place Distance Medly Relay, 10:35.41.

2014 Cross Country — Placed 262nd at the Roy Griak Invitational... claimed seventh at the Viking Invitational... finished 37th at the Oz Memorial and 34th at the Bulldog Classic. 

2014 Outdoor and Indoor — Redshirted due to injury... 2013 Cross Country — Finished 10th and was the second Bulldog at the Viking Invitational ... came in 219th at the Roy Griak Invitational ... 35th at the Oz Memorial ... placed 22nd at the Bulldog Classic 4K.

2013 Outdoor — Finished 16th in the 1500 in a personal best 4:06.38 at the State Farm MVC Outdoor Championship...third in the 1500 at the Grand View Classic...won the 1500 at the Ashford Spring Classic... 2013 Indoor — Placed seventh in the 3000 at the Iowa Invitational and Iowa State Open...fourth in the 3000 at the Cyclone Holiday Preview... 2012 Cross Country — Redshirted.

Prep — Four-year letterwinner in cross country and track at La Crosse Central... three-time Mississippi Valley Conference first-team honors in cross country... two-time all-conference selection in track... cross country and track team captain as a senior... member of state champion 4x800 relay team at Wisconsin Division 1 state meet in 2010 with team placing third... selected La Crosse Central Student of the Year as a senior... member of the highest honor roll and top one-percent of his class... high school teammate of Drake team member, James Saxton.

Personal —
Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology major... recipient of Drake Presidential Scholarship... earned MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award for 2012-13 and 2013-14... son of Daoud and Lina Jandal... brother of Omar, Ahmad and Zaid...born in April, 1994.

Personal Bests
800 - 2:04.18
1500 - 4:06.38
Mile - 4:27.59i

3,000- 9:04.39i
5,000 - 16:07.37