Jared Bell
Jared Bell
Year: Senior
Hometown: Inglewood, CA
High School: Harvard Westlake
Yale PRs
800m1:54.53
1500m3:44.69
Mile4:08.07
800r1:51.2
1200r3:02.2
VCP25:21.7

2008-2009 - Ran among Yale's top five runners in every cross country race, with the exception of Harvard/Yale, when he competed despite having the flu...Was Yale's first finisher at the Ivy League Championship, recording a career best time (25:21.7) on Van Cortlandt Park's five-mile course...Placed fifth overall at the Murray Keatinge Invitational... 2007-2008 - 2nd place in Bucknell Bison Invitational 1500 meters in NCAA Regional Qualifying time of 3:44.69...Member of 4 x 800 Relay team that won the College section at the Penn Relays in 7:31.74 (9th all-time at Yale)...Anchored 4 x 800 relay to 4th place finish and All East honors at 2008 Outdoor IC4A Championships...Competed in NCAA East Regional Championship in Tallahassee, Florida...#2 All-Time Yale performer at 1500 meters..5th place in 2008 Indoor Heps mile...2nd place in 4x800 relay at 2008 Indoor Heps...2nd team All-Ivy in 4x800 relay...All East / 2nd place at 2008 Indoor IC4A Championships...Indoor/Outdoor IC4A qualifier in mile/1500 with 4:08.07 finish at 2008 Giegengack Invitational...1:51.2 leg of 4 x 800 relay team which ran 7:29.53 at IC4As to break the 18-year old previous Yale record...All East / 6th place at 2007 IC4A Cross Country Championships... 2006-2007 - Finished 3rd at Yale/Harvard vs Oxford Cambridge meet in the mile...Earned Outdoor All-East honors as a member of the 5th place 4x800m Relay at the IC4A Championships...Missed indoor track and cross country while recovering from an achilles tendon injury...2005-2006 - Earned Outdoor All-East honors as member of 5th place 4x800m Relay at IC4A Championships...Earned Indoor All-East honors as a member of the IC4A scoring DMR...Heps Champion by running lead off leg of winning Indoor Heps DMR...Qualified for indoor IC4A's in the Mile...Won the Mile at the Indoor HYP meet setting the Yale Freshman Mile record in the process...Had a very strong freshman cross country season by consistently running in the top 7 for the Bulldogs...Was the 4th best freshman at the Heps Cross Country Championships...High School - Was one of the top 5 best milers in California running 4:10.17 for 1600m and finishing 5th at the CIF Finals...Has tremendous range posting pr's on the track of 1:55.12, 9:19.9, and 15:00.0 while competing for the Harvard Westlake School.