Je'Nia Sears
Je'Nia  Sears

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Fresno, Calif.

High School:
Edison HS

Height:
5-6

Event:
Jumps


04/26/2016

Women’s track and field sweeps MW awards

Annemarie Schwanz and Je’Nia Sears combined to sweep the Mountain West women's track and field athlete of the week awards following a weekend where each individual set the No. 2 marks in the NCAA in their respective events

04/23/2016

Sears sets NCAA's top long jump mark

Fresno State sees six record all-time 10 marks in school history on Saturday at the Bulldog Invitational

04/05/2016

Sears' record jump earns MW honors

Fresno State school record long jump by Je'Nia Sears at Stanford Invitational earns MW nod Tuesday

04/01/2016

Schwanz, Sears set school records

The duo of Annemarie Schwanz and Je'Nia Sears, who already owned respective school records, each smashed their previous bests at Stanford Invitational

06/11/2014

McKee, Sears Close Season at NCAA Championships

Sears earns Second-Team All-America Honors while McKee finishes inside the nation's Top-20 on the final day of the 2014 season

04/23/2016

Fresno State Bulldog Invitational

TK 4-23-16

06/11/2014

2014 NCAA Track and Field Championships

2014 NCAA Track and Field Championships, Meagan McKee & Je'Nia Sears, Hayward Field, Eugene, Oregon, June 11, 2014. Photos by Geoff Thurner, Copyright 2014.

OUTDOOR HIGHLIGHTS
● Holds No. 1 All-Time Outdoor Long Jump Distance in Fresno State school history (6.33m, 20'-9.25")
● Three-Time Outdoor NCAA Qualifier (Long Jump - 2012, 2013, 2014)
● 2014 Second-Team All-American
● 2014 Mountain West Long Jump Champion
● 2014 All-Mountain West (Long Jump & 4x400m Relay)

INDOOR HIGHLIGHTS
● Holds No. 1 All-Time Indoor Long Jump Distance in Fresno State school history (6.37m, 20"-10.75")
● 2015 Indoor Mountain West Long Jump Champion
● 2015 All-Mountain West (Long Jump)
● 2014 All-Mountain West (Long Jump & 4x400m Relay)
● 2013 Indoor Mountain West Long Jump Champion
● 2013 NCAA Qualifier (Long Jump)
● 2013 Second-Team All-American (Long Jump)
● 2013 All-Mountain West (Long Jump)

YEAR-BY-YEAR

SENIOR (2014-2015) - Utilized redshirt season for Outdoor only

Indoor:
• Won MW Championship for the second time – winning jump was 6.27m (20-7.00)

JUNIOR (2013-14)
Outdoor:
• Competed at the NCAA Championship in the long jump for the third consecutive year and placed 9th at the Championships with a jump of 20'4.25" (6.20m).
• Tied for sixth in the long jump at the NCAA West Preliminaries.
• Mountain West Champion – 6.14m (20’-1.75”) jump.
• Was a member of the winning 4x400m relay team at the Mountain West Championships that came in with a time of 3:38.45 - that relay team went on to compete at the NCAA Western Preliminaries where they placed 17th with a time of 3:38.56.

Indoor (Junior):
• Placed second at the Mountain West Championships with a leap of 19'-11" (6.07m).
• Member of the 4x400m indoor relay team that ran a 3:46.89 at the Mountain West Indoor Championships to garner a second place finish.

SOPHOMORE (2012-13)
Outdoor:
• Qualified for the NCAA Preliminary Round Championship – did not place (fouled on each jump).
• Did not compete in long jump at MW Championships due to injury.
• Top jump was 20’-5.75 during season at the UC Irvine Spring Break Classic

Indoor:
• Sears jumped a career-best and school record leap in the long jump at the Run for the Dream meet, with a leap of 20'-10.75" (6.37m).
• Won MW title with a 6.03m (19-19.50) jump.
• Named to All-MW Team.
• Qualified for NCAA Championships.
• Named MW Athlete of the Week on Feb. 19

FRESHMAN (2011-12)
• Qualified for the NCAA Preliminary Round Championship, finished 45th with a 5.25m jump.
• Set a season best at the WAC Outdoor Championship with a mark of 5.96m, finished in third place.
• Helped the Bulldogs 4x100 meter relay team to a second place finish at the WAC Outdoor Championships.

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