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ARMANI WALLACE

Player profile

position
Jumps
year
Junior
hometown
Orlando, Fla.
high school
Colonial

BIO:

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

On the early path to becoming the next great Seminole triple jumper following a breakout freshman outdoor campaign…capped his first season by representing the United States at the IAAF World U20 Championships in Poland, reaching the finals…earned spot on team with silver medal finish at USATF Junior Championships, matching his career-best triple jump mark (16.12m)…ACC Outdoor Championships runner-up with No. 8 mark in program history.

2015-16

Outdoor: Collegiate season highlight came at ACC Championships where he grabbed silver when he soared 16.12m (52-10.75), a lifetime-best and his first competitive mark over 16 meters…his mark ranked No. 9 in the nation entering NCAA postseason…also posted long jump PB (7.24m/23-9) at ACC, narrowly missing finals…season came to an abrupt conclusion with 16th-place finish at NCAA East Preliminary (15.72m/51-7)…scored his first collegiate win at the Rafer Johnson-Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational at UCLA (15.54/51-0)…competed in eight meets outdoors. Indoor: Endured some growing pains over the course of a five-meet campaign…his season-best performance came in FSU debut at UAB Blazer Invitational with third-place triple jump finish (15.18m/49-9.75)…also competed in ACC Championships.

Before FSU:

Won 2015 FHSAA 4A triple jump title with lifetime-best mark of 51-2.25…was undefeated during his senior season in the triple…claimed Golden South, Florida Relays and Disney Showcase titles…was the 2014 FHSAA 4A triple jump silver medalist…also holds lifetime best of 22-3.50 in the long jump and 6-6 in the high jump.

Personal:

Attended Colonial High School…intends to major in Business..born February, 11, 1997.