Swimming & Diving
Duke Swimming & Diving BIO
Honors: ACC Academic Honor Roll (2013)
2012-13: Capped his Duke career with his first appearance at the NCAA Championships … Competed in the 1-meter and 3-meter disciplines, placing 30th in the preliminaries of the 3-meter competition and 34th in the 1-meter preliminaries … Finished third at the 3-meter height at the NCAA Zone B Diving Championships to qualify for the NCAA Championships … Advanced to the finals of the 3-meter event at the ACC Championships, taking eighth with a score of 355.95 … Season-best performance on the 3-meter was an award of 396.60 against North Carolina during the regular season … Posted a season-best score of 352.65 on the 1-meter board against Virginia … Won the 3-meter competition at the Nike Cup and against NC State.
2011-12: Began the season with a first-place performance on the 1-meter springboard (296.40) against Maryland ... Season best on the 1-meter was a 336.23 score in a second-place showing against NC State ... Earned a pair of top-10 finishes at the Nike Cup Invitational, taking third on the 3-meter board with a season-best score of 386.55, and placing eighth at the 1-meter height (318.70) ... Competed in the qualifiers of both springboard events at the ACC Championships, notching a score of 319.90 in the 1-meter prelims ... Advanced to the NCAA Zone qualifiers on both springboard disciplines, where he turned in a 15th-place finish in the 1-meter finals at 305.20.
2010-11: Placed eighth in the men's 3-meter event at the ACC Championships with a season-best score of 370.20 ... Collected an 18th-place finish at the NCAA Zone qualifiers in the 1-meter springboard competition ... Garnered career win against North Carolina, placing first on the 3-meter ... Powered to a fourth-place finish in the Nike Cup Invitational in the 3-meter event with a score of 293.70.
2009-10: Placed third in his first collegiate dive on the 1-meter board with a score of 238.12 in the home opener against UNC Wilmington ... Placed 16th on the 3-meter board at the NCAA Zone Diving Championships with a score of 285.10 ... Finished 17th in the 1-meter event at the ACC Championships and placed fourth overall in the 3-meter ... Also placed 19th in men's platform diving with a score of 220.95 ... Season-best performance came in a second-place showing against Clemson on the 1-meter with a score of 366.98.
Prior to Duke: Three-year letterwinner at Grosse Pointe South ... Earned all-state and All-America honors from sophomore to senior year ... Two-time Michigan Diver of the Year ... Member of Michigan's swimming and diving "Dream Team" in both his junior and senior seasons ... labeled Most Valuable Diver as a sophomore, junior and senior ... Lettered as a sophomore as a sprinter and pole-vaulter on the track team ... 2009 JO Regional Champion as a part of the Legacy Diving Club ... Finished in fifth place at the 2009 JO Nationals ... Member of the National Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society.
Personal: Born Jordan James Kvale Long on Apr. 22, 1991 in Grosse Pointe, Mich. ... Son of John and Val Long ... Has one sister, Ali ... Majoring in music ... Hobbies include playing golf, piano and skiing ... Favorite athletes are golfer Tiger Woods and Chinese Olympic diver He Chong.
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