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Jameel Abdul-Mateen
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Jameel Abdul-Mateen 824963
Position: Jumps
Height: 5'11"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Covington, Ga.
High School: Alcovy HS
Major: Health Science

Career Honors
• USTFCCCA Second-Team All-American, Outdoor Long Jump (2013)
• NCAA Qualifier, Outdoor Long Jump (2013)
• All-ACC, Outdoor Long Jump (2013)

Clemson Highlights
• Ranks fourth in Clemson history in the outdoor long jump.

2014 Outdoor Highlights
• Had season-best mark of 24-9.25 at the Georgia Tech Invitational where he finished first in a field of over 25 jumpers
• Scored with a seventh-place effort at the ACC Championships

2014 Indoor Highlights
• His season-best mark of 24-1 came at the Bob Pollock Invitational, where he finished fourth out of 25 jumpers.

2013 Outdoor Highlights
• Punched first-ever ticket to nationals with a leap of 24-11.75 on his sixth and final attempt at the NCAA East Preliminary Round in Greensboro; was fifth in field of 48 jumpers from the East Region
• Followed with 11th-place finish at the NCAA Championships, he jumped a personal best 25-6 on his third attempt of the prelims
• Earned first All-ACC accolade with a bronze medal at the league meet in Raleigh; hit solid mark of 25-2 at Paul Derr Track
• Also surpassed 25-foot mark at the Auburn Tiger Track Classic in April
• Improved personal best to 10.58 in the 100 dash prelims at the ACC Championships

2013 Indoor Highlights
• Placed fifth in the long jump at the ACC Championships in Blacksburg, he put together a season-best effort of 24-0.25
• Also jumped 23-2.75 and finished fourth at the Auburn Invitational
• Improved personal best in the 60 dash by over a tenth of a second

2012 Outdoor Highlights
• Season-best mark of 24-3.75 came at the Bob Pollock Invitational, he was ninth in a competitive field of long jumpers
• Finished 10th at the ACC Championships in the 100-meter dash with a time of 10.65 in the prelims, but fouled out in the long jump

2012 Indoor Highlights
• Fifth-place finisher at the ACC Championships in the long jump
• Hit season-best mark of 23-11.5 on third jump of the prelims at the league meet in Boston
• Placed seventh at the Virginia Tech Invitational with jump of 23-9

Alcovy High School Highlights
• 2010 New Balance Indoor All-American in the triple jump (48-6.25)
• 2011 New Balance Outdoor ninth-place finisher, triple jump (48-0)
• Placed third in the long jump and triple jump, and fourth in the 100 dash at the 2011 Georgia Olympics
• 2011 Region 3-AAAA champion in 100, long jump (24-0) and triple jump
• 2010 Region 4-AAAA champion in long jump and triple jump

• Born 6/30/92
• Majoring in health science

Best Collegiate Marks
• 60 — 6.81
• 100 — 10.58
• Long Jump — 25-6 / 7.77m

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