Indoor: Placed third in the long jump (7.16m/23-6), seventh in the triple jump (13.84m/45-5), and 14th in the high jump (1.89m/6-2.25) at the Leonard Hilton... Posted mark of 6.74m/22-1.50 in the long jump at the Houston Indoor Invitational... Placed sixth in heptathlon with 3,726 points at Nebraska's Frank Sevigne Invitational... 60m hurdles prelim time of 8.56 at Texas A&M Challenge and long jump mark of 6.89m/22-7.25... Placed seventh in C-USA Indoor heptathlon with season-high total of 4,575 points.
Outdoor: Finished fifth in decathlon at Shirley Crowe with 6,170 points... Placed fifth in long jump with a 7.25m/23-9.5 at Victor Lopez Classic... 15th in long jump B at Texas Relays (6.75m/22-1.75)... Placed sixth in long jump (6.66m 21-10.25) at SFA Alumni Invitational... At the CA Invitational/Mt. SAC Relays Decathlon placed seventh with 5,353 points in the #3 decathlon... Long jump mark of 6.81m/22-4.25 at J.Fred Duckett... Long jump mark of 6.93m/22-9 at Rice Field & Track Meet... Placed fifth in long jump with a mark of 7.33m/24-0.75 at C-USA Outdoor... Long jump distance of 7.23m/23-8.75 (24th) at NCAA West Preliminary Round.
2010 graduate of McDonogh School in Owings Mills, Md... Competed for the Eagles under coach Jeff Sanborn... Earned eight varsity letters... Four-time Nike All-American... Maryland All-State last three years... 2009 USA World Youth Team member... 2009 USA Youth Nationals Champion... 15 MIAA individual wins... Maryland Athlete of the Year Nominee and three-time All-Metro Performer of the Year... Top marks include long jump (24-3), 300 hurdles (38.12), 110 hurdles (14.41), shot put (47-2), 55 hurdles (7.56), javelin (171-0), and triple jump (47-11.75)... Also earned three letters in football for coach Dominic Damico... First Team All-MIAA... Caught a career 79 passes and scored 15 touchdowns... Team went 8-2 his senior season.
Full name: Justin Miles Gross... Born: Oct. 7, 1992... Parents: Jeff and Karen Gross (one brother)... College: Lovett.