Jared Shepherd
Jared  Shepherd

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Shreveport, La.

High School:
Captain Shreve HS

Height:
5-9

Event:
Sprints, Hurdles

Birthdate:
01/18/1995

Experience:
1L

Indoor:
Jr./1L

Outdoor:
Jr./1L

02/24/2016

Hicks Ties C-USA Championship Record in 60m Prelims

Hicks, Gotch go 1-2 in 60m dash prelims, Tech claims silver in both long jumps

05/17/2015

LA Tech Women Tie for Sixth, Men Ninth at C-USA Championships

Women's 4x400m relay claims gold in last race of day

04/19/2015

LA Tech Women Edged by Host LSU in Relay at Alumni Gold

Lady Techsters improve time to top-15 in the nation

01/17/2015

Jarvis Gotch Sets School Long Jump Record, Ranks Second in the World

Gotch leads collegiate ranks

03/24/2014

Jim Mize Invitational

Photos from the 2014 Jim Mize Invitational

2015: Opened the season by running 1:08.31 in the 500m to finish 22nd at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/9-10) ... Finished 14th in the in the 400m with a time of 51.32 at the Texas A&M Team Invitational (1/17) and ran the second leg of the 4x400m relay that finished 12th with a time of 3:26.24 ... Finisehd 23rd in the 400m at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational (1/23-24) with a time of 51.38 ... Opened the outdoor season at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/20-21) with a time of 55.58 to finish fourth in the 400m hurdles ... Finished third in the 400m hurdles at the Demon Invitational (4/11) with a time of 56.18 ... At the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18), ran a personal best time of 54.43 in the 400m hurdles to place seventh ... Ran the anchor leg of the 4x400m relay that finished third at the Leon Johnson Invitational (4/25) with a time of 3:18.84 ... Finished fourth in the 400m hurdles with a time of 55.28 and ran the third leg of the 4x400m relay that placed fifth at the Horned Frog Invitational (5/2) with a time of 3:27.18 ... At the Conference USA Championships (5/14-17), ran the opening leg of the 4x400m relay that finished sixth with an altitude-adjusted time of 3:16.12 and ran an altitude-adjusted time of 57.75 to finish 10th in the 400m hurdles.

2014: Opened the year at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/10-11) where he finished 42nd in the 400m with a time of 52.67 ... Finished 16th in the 400m with a time of 51.81 and ran the anchor leg of the 4x400m relay "B" team that placed sixth with a time of 3:22.02 at the Southern Miss Invitational (1/30) ... Ran 52.01 in the 400m to finish 10th at the Jim Mize Invitational (3/22) ... Placed 27th in the 400m with a time of 51.30 at the Skechers Carl Kight Invitational (4/5-6) ... Ran 51.40 in the 400m at the Bobcat Classic (4/26) to place 20th.

High School: Graduated from Captain Shreve High School in 2013 ... Lettered in football and track and field ... Led Captain Shreve to the 4x400 5A State Championship ... Coached by Keith Bilbo, Marrita Hunt, and Lamark Carter.

Personal: Jared Deandre' Shepherd ... Born on January 18, 1995 in Shreveport, La. ... Son of Monica and Collier Mickle ... Has two siblings, Johnathan and Deidre' Shepherd ... Chose Louisiana Tech over Ole Miss and Louisiana-Lafayette.

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