Name: Marquise Goodwin
Track and Field
Long Jump
Weight: 175
DOB: 11/19/1990
Birthplace: Lubbock, Texas
Hometown: Garland, Texas
High School: 
Rowlett High School (Rowlett, Texas) ‘09
College: University of Texas ’13 Kinesiology

Olympic Highlights:

  • London 2012 Olympic Games, 10th (long jump)

Career Highlights:
  • Two-time national outdoor champion (2011,12)
  • Two-time national junior champion (2008, 2009)
  • 2008 world junior champion
  • Two-time NCAA outdoor champion (2010, 2012)
  • Four-time NCAA All-American
  • Seven-time All-Big12 selection
  • University of Texas indoor record holder (8.12m/26-8)
  • Two-time Texas Gatorade Track & Field Athlete of the Year (2008, 2009)

Son of Tamina Goodwin…Has three sisters, Deja, Brye and Shay…Drafted by the Buffalo Bills in the third round (78th pick overall) of the 2013 NFL Draft…Was a two-sport athlete at the University of Texas, where he also played football for the Longhorns.

USA Track and Field