Deshaun Jordan
Deshaun Jordan

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Chicago, Ill.

High School:
North Lawndale

Position:
Sprints

04/19/2014

Field Events Highlight Day Two of Jesse Owens Classic

Two records fall at Jesse Owens.

04/12/2014

Redbirds Conclude Sea Rays with Seasonal-Best Relays

ISU captures four top-five relay finishes.

04/11/2014

ISU Concludes Friday Events at Tennessee with Multiple PR's

Morgan Keller wins her first collegiate event as a Redbird.

04/09/2014

Illinois State Set for Sea Ray Relays

The Redbirds look to compete against top competitors this weekend.

02/22/2014

Redbirds Wrap Up Regular Season at Orange and Blue Open

ISU athletes compete hard for spots on conference team.

PRIOR TO ISU

North Lawndale High School: Four-year letterwinner in track and field and football...Holds the school record in the 4X400-meter relay along with the 4X100-meter relay...Captured a seventh-place finish at state in the 200-meter...Placed third at the city finals as a senior to accompany a first-place finish in the 4X100-meter relay...Finished 11th in the 4X100-meter relay and 16th in the 4X400-meter relay at the Junior Olympics...Personal-best 200-meter 21.6 and 400-meter run 49.4...Holds a football state record for 297 yards and nine catches...Honor roll sophomore, junior and senior year.

Personal: Parents are Cornell Dixon and Socorro Biles...Has three siblings, Michael, Carnisha and Shaina...Plans to major in engineer technology.