Jared Forte
Jared Forte
Height: 6'3"
Year: JR
Hometown: Lake Elsinore, CA
High School: Elsinore HS
Event: Mid-Distance

As a Sophomore (2012-2013):

Cross Country -- Did not compete

Track/Field -- Came off injury to run a handful of mid-distance races near the end of the season

As a Freshman (2011-2012):

Cross Country -- Competed in five of the six Caltech cross country meets…Posted the sixth best time in school history when he ran the 8K NCAA West Regionals in 26:49…Also finished with a top 15 mark in school history when he ran a 27:09 8K at the Pomona-Pitzer Invitational…Posted a team-best 20:34 mark for the 6K race at the Redlands Invitational


High School:

Member of the tennis, basketball, cross country and track teams in high school...MVP of HS cross country team in 2008 & 2009...MVP of his freshman basketball team...1st team all-league selection and league champion in the 1600 meter race...Two-time 1st team all league for his cross country team


Personal:

Chemical Engineering major...Lists his hobbies as basketball, reading, swumming, and watching tv...His best athletic achievement was winning the league championship in 1600 meter race...His favorite team is the Los Angeles Lakers and his favorite athlete is Jim Ryan...His biggest influences have beenn his parents, Jon and Audrey...Has a brother named Jacob ... Mom played NCAA volleyball