Thomas Jean
Thomas Jean

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
St. Joseph, Ill.

High School:
St. Joseph-Ogden

Height:
6-3

Event:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
09/06/1992

02/13/2014

ISU Heads to Iowa and New Mexico for Challenging Meets

The Redbirds look to compete against top competitors this weekend.

05/04/2013

Smith Breaks Two Records in Final Regular-Season Meet

Smith now ranks No. 8 in the NCAA in the hammer throw

04/19/2013

ISU Set to Host Redbird Spring Invite

This is the only home meet for the Redbirds this outdoor season

04/13/2013

Zillmer, Smith Combine for Five Titles at Jim Duncan Invitational

The team won 12 event titles at the meet

03/30/2013

Women's Distance Crew PRs at Stanford, Rest of Team Battles Rain in Carbondale

Redbird women steeplers now rank one, two, three in the Valley

02/26/2013

ISU Track & Field - MVC Indoor Championships

ISU Track & Field - MVC Indoor Championships

01/26/2013

Redbird Invite

Redbird Invite

02/25/2012

2012 State Farm MVC Indoor Track & Field Championships

2012 State Farm MVC Indoor Track & Field Championships Day One

01/14/2012

Illinois State vs. Indiana State Dual Meet

Illinois State vs. Indiana State Dual Meet

2012-13

Indoor: Finished in the top-three in five consecutive meets...Vaulted to a first-place finish at the Redbird Open with a mark of 14-11.50 (4.56m) to open up the season...Notched a third-place finish at the Wisconsin Elite meet with a vault of 15-09.00 (4.80m)...Finished second at the IWU Invite with a mark of 15-05.75 (4.72m)...Concluded the season with a personal-best vault of 16-01.25 (4.91m) at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships.

Outdoor: Finished in the top-three for five consecutive meets, including two first-place finishes...Notched a first-place finish with a vault of 15-07.00 at the Jim Duncan Invitational...Captured a second first-place finish at the Wisconsin Open with a vault of 15-03.00...Concluded his season with a personal-best vault of 15-11.25 to place third at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships.

2011-12

Indoor: Vaulted to three top-five finishes in the pole vault ... took fifth at the Early Bird Invitational (Dec. 3) with a height of 13-00.00 ... followed with a fourth-place performance at the Indiana State Dual (Jan. 14) with a mark of 14-05.50 ... set a career-mark at the Big Meet (Feb. 10), reaching a height of 14-11.00 ... finished 18th at the Missouri Valley Conference Indoor Track & Field Championships (Feb. 25) with a height of 14-05.25.

Outdoor: Finished fifth at the ISU vs. SIU Dual (April 7) in the pole vault with a height of 14-11.00 ... vaulted to a fifth-place finish at the Lenny Lyles Invitational (April 20) with a height of 14-05.25 ... broke the 15-00.00 barrier for the first time at the Missouri Valley Conference Outdoor Track & Field Championships (May 11), finishing 12th with a height of 15-03.00.

PRIOR TO ISU

St. Joseph-Ogden High School: Placed sixth at the IHSA Track & Field Championships in the pole vault his senior year with a height of 14-6 ... took first place at the Spartan Classic in the pole vault, hitting a mark of 14-0 ... took fourth at the IHSA Track & Field Championships junior year in the pole vault with a height of 13-9.

Personal: Born 9/6/1992 ... son of Bill and Suzanne Jean ... has one sibling, Kathryn ... plans to major in industrial computer systems.