University of Iowa Athletics
Distance

Jeff Roberts

Class Sr.
Hometown River Vale, N.J.
High School Pascack Valley

2020 — Indoor – ran collegiate-best 3,000 meters at Meyo Invite (8:21.62)… ran 800 meters at Black & Gold Invite (1:54.89), mile at Larry Wieczorek Invite (4:12.39) and 1,000 meters at Hawkeye Invite (2:29.00)… Academic All-Big Ten… B1G Distinguished Scholar… Dean’s List student.

2019 — Indoor – ran 1,000 meters at Hawkeye Invite (2:30.69), mile at B1G Championships (4:10.35) and 3,000 meters at Meyo Invite (8:36.97)… Outdoor – ran collegiate-best 1,500-meters at Drake Relays (3:49.71)… ran 1,500 meters at B1G Championships (3:52.02)… ran 800 and 1,500 meters at Mike Fanelli Track Classic (1:54.27, 3:53.80) and Baldy Castillo Invite (1:54.53, 3:58.04)… letterwinner… Cross Country – posted season bests at Hawkeye Invite (18:54.8-6,000 meters) and Woody Greeno Invite (26:20.1-8,000 meters)… also competed at B1G Championships (26:20.5-8,000 meters)… Dean’s List student… letterwinner.

2018 — Track – redshirted… Indoor – ran 1,000 meters at Hawkeye Invite (2:33.87) and 3,000 meters at Black & Gold Premier (4:26.24) while competing unattached… Outdoor – ran 1,500 meters at Musco Twilight (3:59.68) and Kip Janvrin Open (4:01.60) while competing unattached… Cross Country – competed at the Hawkeye Invitational (20:10.1-6,000 meters), Woody Greeno (26:30.6-8,000 meters), and Joe Piane Notre Dame Invitational (25:53.46-8,000 meters)… Academic All-Big Ten… letterwinner.

2017 — Cross Country – ran at Hawkeye Invite (19:38.1-6,000 meters) and Woody Greeno Invite (28:45.2-8,000 meters)… competed unattached at Joe Piane Notre Dame Invite (26:59.5-5 miles)… letterwinner.

High School — second team All-County and All-Conference senior year in cross country… first team All-County, second team All-State, first team All-Conference senior year in track… set school record as part of distance medley and 6,400-meter relays… three-time conference champion in 1,600 and 800 meters… placed second second in 1,000 meters (11th in US) at state indoor meet.

Personal — born May 19, 1999… son of Nancy and Greg Roberts… has two siblings – Katie and Jenny… received Outstanding Performance awards in graphic design and history… finance major.

Jeff Roberts’ All-Time Results via TFRRS.org