Height: 6-1
Weight: 165 lbs.
Coaches: Justin, Jason & Guy Poos
High School: Edmond Santa Fe High
College: University of Central Oklahoma
WTF World Ranking as of 9/1/12: 66th (+87kg)

-2009 U.S. Open Best Male Senior Athlete

See Jason's Q&A feature from January 2010

Played one year of baseball in high school...enjoys snowboarding, wakeboarding, baseball, football, basketball and hanging out with friends...his brother, Trevor, was a 2004 Junior National Team member...enjoys pizza, Italian food, Chinese food and "pretty much anything unhealthy or fast food"...favorite athlete is Barry Sanders...favorite movies are Dumb and Dumber, The Longest Yard and Troy...enjoys Hip-Hop music...kinesiology major.

Competition Record:
2013  U.S. National Team member (Middle)
 U.S. National Team Trials (Middle): 1st
2013  U.S. Open (Middle): BRONZE
2013  Spanish Open (Middle): BRONZE
2013  WTF World Taekwondo Championships (Middle): Round of 32
          -lost to Mahdi Khodabakhshi (IRN), 9-6, in Round of 32

2012  U.S. National Team member (Middle)
 U.S. National Team Trials (Middle): 1st

2011  World Taekwondo Championships (Middle): Round of 64
          -lost to Dong Min Cha (KOR), 5-3, in Round of 64

2011  U.S. National Team Member (Middle)
U.S. National Team Trials (Middle): 1st

2010  U.S. National Team Member (Heavy)

2009  WTF World Championships (Heavy): Round of 16
2009  U.S. National Team Member (Heavy)
U.S. National Team Trials (Heavy): 1st
2009  U.S. Open (Welter): 1st
2009  National Team Qualifier (Welter): 1st 

2007  U.S. Senior Nationals (Welter): 3rd
2007  Senior National Team Trials (Welter): 2nd

2006  U.S. Senior Nationals (Welter): 3rd
2006  World University Championships (Welter): 2nd
2006  National Collegiate Team Trials (Welter): 1st
2006  National Collegiate Championships (Welter): 1st
2006  Senior National Team Trials (Light): 4th

2005  U.S. Senior Nationals (Light): 1st
2005  World University Games Team Member
2005  U.S. National Team Alternate (B Team)

2004  World University Championships (Light): 1st
2004  U.S. Collegiate Team Member
2004  National Collegiate Team Trials (Light): 1st
2004  U.S. Nationals: 3rd
2004  U.S. Team Trials: 3rd

2003  U.S. Open: 3rd
2003  U.S. Nationals: 1st
2003  U.S. National Team Trials: 3rd
2003  National Collegiate Team Trials (Light): 1st
2003  National Collegiate Championships (Light): 1st

2002  U.S. Nationals: 2nd
2002  U.S. Team Trials: 3rd

2001  U.S. Junior National Team Member

last updated 8/20/13