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Charles Jock

Charles Jock

Event: 800m
Height: 6-3
Weight: 168
PR: 1:44.67 (2011)
Born: 11/23/1989
Current Residence: San Diego, Calif.
Hometown:
High School: Mission Bay High School (San Diego, Calif.)
College: UC-Irvine ‘12
Coach: Jeff Perkins
Agent: Self
Sponsor: Nike
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<strong>USA Championships</strong><br /> Third at 2011 USA Outdoors (1:44.67)<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>International Championships</strong><br /> 2010 NACAC U-23 Champion (1:45.65)<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>Collegiate Championships</strong><br /> 2011 NCAA Outdoor runner-up (1:44.75)<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>Awards and Honors</strong><br /> Three-time All-Big West<br /> Two-time Big West Athlete of the Year<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>About Charles</strong><br /> Jock put an exclamation point on an already impressive junior season at UC-Irvine, as he took third at USA Outdoors, putting him on Team USA at the 2011 IAAF World Championships. This was only his second appearance on the international stage as he also competed at the 2010 NACAC U-23 Championships. During his high school days at Mission Bay High School in San Diego, Calif., Jock claimed state championships in two different sports. In 2007, he was a member of the basketball team that won the Division II CIF Championship. Then in 2008, he was crowned the CIF state champion in the 800m. He studies urban and regional policy planning and design at UC-Irvine.&nbsp;<br />
<br /> <strong>Results</strong><br /> <strong>2012: </strong>1st at NCAA outdoors (1:45.59); 1st at Irvine Big West Championships(1:50.80); 1st at Irvine Steve Scott Invitational (1:46.59); 5th at Mt. Sac Relays (1:47.15).<br /> <strong>2011:</strong>&nbsp;5<sup>th</sup> in heats at World Outdoors (1:47.95); 3rd at USA Outdoors (1:44.67); 2nd at NCAA Outdoors (1:44.75); 2nd at Big West Championships (1:45.40).<br /> <strong>2010:</strong>&nbsp;1st at NACAC U-23 Championships (1:45.65); 1st at Big West Championships (1:46.93); Qualified for finals at USA Outdoors.<br /> <strong>2009:</strong>&nbsp;2nd at Big West Championships (1:49.87).<br /> <strong>2008:</strong>&nbsp;2nd at Nike Outdoor Nationals (1:50.66).<br /> &nbsp;<br /> <strong>USA/World Rankings and Personal Bests </strong><br /> <strong>2011: </strong>Outdoor bests &ndash; 800m, 1:44.67 (No. 3 in the USA, No. 21 in the world)<br /> <strong>2010: </strong>Outdoor bests &ndash; 800m, 1:45.65 (No. 7 in the USA, No. 33 in the world)<br /> <strong>2009: </strong>Outdoor bests &ndash; 800m, 1:49.87<br /> <strong>2008:</strong> Outdoor bests &ndash; 800m, 1:50.66<br />
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