University of Iowa Athletics
Jumps

Deandre Stapleton Jr.

Class So.
Hometown Mansfield, Texas
High School Mansfield Lake Ridge

2020 — Indoor – competed in 200 meters and long jump at Black & Gold Invite (22.60; 23-4 1/2, 7.12m) and Sevigne Husker Invite (22.97; 21-7 1/2, 6.59m)… competed in long jump at B1G Championships (22-8 1/2, 6.92m) and triple jump at Tyson Invite (48-8, 14.83m)… Dean’s List student.

High School — two-time All-State and MVP… placed sixth in the 800-meter relay (1:26.63) and third in the triple jump (46-5) at state meet… set school record in the 800-meter relay (1:25.15)…placed third at the AAU Junior Olympics… set Houston meet record in the triple jump (49-5) previously held for 11 years… ranked first nationally for the triple jump.

Personal — born on November 3, 2000… son of Rochelle Cobbs and DeAndre Stapleton… has three siblings, Shenicia, Key’mon, and Deidra… health and human physiology major.

Stapleton’s Collegiate Bests
Event Time Meet Date
Long Jump (I) 23-4 1/2 (7.12m) Black & Gold Invitational 2/1/20
Triple Jump (I) 48-8 (14.83m) at Tyson Invitational 2/15/20