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Paul Jones-Burden
Paul Jones-Burden

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Rahway, N.J.

High School:
Rahway H.S.

Event:
Sprints

2011 Outdoor Season: Did not compete.

2011 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 400m - 49.88 (Penn State Nationals); 500m - 1:08.01 (NYU Metropolitan Coaches Invitational); 800m - 2:03.08 (Navy Invitational) ... Also competed at the MEAC Championship, Albany Great Dane Classic, Penn State Nationals and Giegengack Invitational.

2010 Cross Country Season: Did not compete.

2010 Outdoor Season: Season-bests: 200m (22.35 - Delaware State Invitational); 400m (48.90 - MEAC Championships); 800m - 2:01.43 - Maryland Invitational) ... Member of the 4x400 relay that ran a 3:10.28 at the Penn Invite ... Also competed at the Penn Relays, Mason Spring Invitational, Penn Invite, Delaware State Invitational, Coppin State Eagle Twilight, Morgan State Legacy and IC4A Championships.

2010 Indoor Season: Season-bests: 400m (50.53 - MEAC Championships); 500m (1:06.31 - Metropolitan Coaches Invitational) ... Member of the 4x400 Relay that ran a 3:15.05 at the Metropolitan Coaches Invitational ... Also competed at the Albany Great Dane Classic, Penn State Nationals, NYC Gotham Cup and UMES Coach O Invitational.

2009 Cross Country Season: Participated in five events ... Finished 51st at the UMES Lid-Lifter Invitational in 39:54.04 ... Placed 38th at the Towson Invitational with a time of 38:25.94 ... Was 101st in the UMES Cappy Anderson by running 36:07.82 ... Crossed 37th at the Delaware State Hornet Invitational with a 5k time of 25:37.47 ... Ran a season best 33:26.78 at the MEAC Championship at UMES, which was good for 58th.

2009 Outdoor Season: Ran a 49.03 at the Morgan State Legacy in the 400 meters ... Ran a 59.09 in the 400 meter hurdles at the MEAC Championships ... Ran a time of 1:58.95 in the 800 meters at the Penn Invitational.

2009 Indoor Season: Ran a 48.68 in the 400 meters at the Penn State Nationals and a 1:06.01 in the 500 meters at the UMES Coach O Invitational.

2008 Cross Country Season: Competed in four events ... Finished 117th at the Navy Invitational in a time of 31:30 ... Was 80th at the Towson Invitational in 34:45 ... Crossed 30th at the UMES Hawk Challenge in 32:49.15 ... Took 58th at the MEAC Championships at UMES in 31:48.30.

2008 Outdoor Season: Ran top time of 47.97 in the 400.

2008 Indoor Season: Ran top time of 48.69 in the 400.

High School/Club: Earned all-county, all-conference, all-area, and all-state in high school track ... Was part of a state group champion relay team as well as being a three-time individual conference champion.

Personal: Son of Shari Burden ... Hobbies include playing video games and spending time with friends.