Cheldon Brown's personal best in the high jump (6' 9.25 / 2.06m) and title at the Notre Dame Blue and Gold Invite on Dec. 7 was Marquette's Performance of the Week
Personal Bests (as of Sept. 2012):
Indoor- High Jump: 6-8.75/2.05 meters (No. 5 all-time at MU) Long Jump: 19-6/5.94 meters Triple Jump: 43-1.75/13.15 meters
Outdoor- High Jump: 6-10.75/2.10 meters (No. 3 all-time at MU) Long Jump: 19-0.25/5.80 meters Triple Jump: 41-10.75/12.77 meters
BIG EAST All-Academic Indoor (Jr.): Brown competed in the high jump and triple jump events during the indoor season, including seven times in the high jump ... Notched a personal-best mark of 6-08.75 (2.05 meters) at the Bill Bergan Invitational (Jan. 28), also the No. 5 height in program history ... Placed seventh at the BIG East Conference Indoor Championships (Feb. 19) with a mark of 6-08.25 (2.04 meters) ... Posted third place finishes at both the Badger Track Classic (Jan. 14) and the Blue & Gold Invitational (Dec. 2) ... Finished second at the Milwaukee Dual (Jan. 20) meet ... Also participated twice in the triple jump, at the Bill Bergan Invitational (Jan. 28) and the Milwaukee Dual (Jan. 20) meet...2012 Indoor Performance List. Outdoor (Jr.): Brown competed in the high jump and triple jump events during the outdoor campaign, primarily focusing on the high jump ... Finished first at the Bulls Invitational (Mar. 16) with a personal-best mark of 6-10.75 (2.10 meters), also the No. 3 jump in program history ... Won the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational (Mar. 31) ... Finished sixth in the BIG East Conference Outdoor Championships (May 7) with a jump of 6-08.25 (2.04 meters) ... Placed second at the Lee Calhoun Invitational (Apr. 13) ... Also competed in the triple jump at the Milwaukee Dual (Apr. 5) meet, the Oliver Nikoloff Invitational (Mar. 31) and the Lee Calhoun Invitational (Apr. 14) ... Also competed in the 4x100 meter relay at the BIG East Conference Outdoor Championships (May 6) with teammates Glenn Lawrence, Michael Kemmerer and Tyler O'Brien ... The team finished seventh with a time of 41.92, No. 9 mark in program history...2012 Outdoor Performance List.
2010-11: Indoor (So.): High jumped a season best of 6-6.75 (2.00 meters) at the Bill Bergan Invitational (Jan. 29) ... Competed at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships where he tied for seventh with a jump of 6-05 (1.96 meters) ... Took part in the long jump at the dual meet with Milwaukee where he recorded a personal best of 19-6.00 (5.94 meters). Outdoor (So.): Competed eight times in the high jump and twice in the long jump during the outdoor season ... Recorded a season-best mark of 6 feet, 6 3/4 inches (2 meters) in the high jump to place fourth at both the Dr. Keeler (May 13) and Stan Lyons Invitational (April 30) ... Won the high jump at the DePaul Invitational (April 16) with a height of 6-4.75 (1.95 meters) and recorded a personal best of 19-0.25 (5.80 meters) in the long jump to place third.
2009-10: Indoor (Fr.): Became Marquette's top high jumper as a freshman...Tied for eighth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the high jump at (2.01 meters)...Placed third in the indoor high jump at a BIG EAST mark of (1.99 meters) at the UWM Dual...Jumped (1.91 meters) and placed second in the indoor high jump at the Blue & Gold Invitational. Outdoor (Fr.): Jumped a Big East qualifying (2.01 meters) in the outdoor high jump and placed second at the dual meet with Milwaukee on April 2...Placed first at the Marquette Twilight with (1.85 meters) on April 24.
High School: Brown was a four-time letterwinner in track and field at Lanphier High School...Reaching a personal record of 6'10" in high school, he finished fourth in the state meet in 2006 and third in state three-consecutive years... A four-time All-Conference Jumper, Brown led the Lions to conference championships in 2006, 2007 and 2008 respectively...Named captain of the track and field squad his senior year...Also earned four letters in Basketball leading the team as a captain during both his junior and senior seasons.
Personal: Brown was born Oct. 15, 1990 to Caroline in Fairfield Calif...Has an older sister, Chilyn...Majors in computer engineering.
BIG EAST Indoor Championships 2012 - High Jump:7th (6-8.25/2.04 meters) 2011 - High Jump: 7th (6-6.75/2.00 meters) 2010 - High Jump: T-8th (6-7/2.01 meters)
BIG EAST Outdoor Championships 2012 - High Jump:6th (6-8.25/2.04 meters) 4x100-meter relay:7th (41.92 w/Lawrence, Kemmer and Tyler O'Brien) 2011- High Jump: 6th (6-6.25/1.99 meters)