2013-14 Competed in a total of 11 different events during the indoor and outdoor seasons … His primary event was the long jump where he recorded a season best jump of 20-07.25 feet on February 15 at the Little East Conference Indoor Championship meet … His second best jump was recorded on January 18 at the Ramapo College (N.J.) Indoor Selected with a leap of 20-05.75 feet … His best jump of the outdoor campaign came on April 11 at the ECSU Invitational with a jump of 20-05.25 feet … His fastest time in the 400 meter hurdles was earned at the ECSU Invitational with a time of 59.79 seconds … Earned his best time in the 60 meter hurdles on December 7 at the UMass Boston Indoor Open with a time of 9.19 seconds.
PERSONAL/HIGH SCHOOL Transferred to UMass Boston from Glendale Community College in Glendale, Arizona … Graduated from Sunnyslope High School in Phoenix in 2012 … Was a member of his high school’s football, track and field, and basketball teams … Helped his track team to a regional championship … Born on July 27, 1992 … Son of James Romero and Dolores Jrujillo … Has three siblings Jonathan Romero, Rachel Maldonaldo and Lola Dedrick … Currently majoring in Biology.
INDOOR PERSONAL BESTS
|60 Meter Dash||7.59||2/1/2014||Tufts University Stampede Classic|
|200 Meter Dash||25.33||12/7/2013||2nd Annual UMass Boston Open|
|400 Meter Dash||57.94||1/4/2014||Roxbury Community College Tiger All-Comers|
|55 Meter Hurdles||10.08||2/15/2014||Little East Conference/NE Alliance Championship|
|60 Meter Hurdles||9.19||12/7/2013||2nd Annual UMass Boston Open|
|Long Jump||20-07.25 ft (6.28m)||2/15/2014||Little East Conference/NE Alliance
|Triple Jump||39-09.25 ft (12.12m)||2/15/2014||Little East Conference/NE Alliance
OUTDOOR PERSONAL BESTS
|100 Meter Dash||12.03 (+1.4)||3/29/2014||Tufts University Snowflake Classic|
|110 Meter Hurdles||18.57 (+1.3)||4/5/2014||5th Annual Ramapo College Roadrunner Invite|
|400 Meter Hurdles||59.79||4/11/2014||8th Annual Eastern CT State U.
|Javelin Throw||137-00 ft||4/19/2014||MIT Sean Collier Invitational|