PAC-10 SCORER JUNIOR (2007-08): Indoor - At the MPSF Championships, broke the tape in the men's 60m dash final in a photo-finish at 6.78i, but upon closer review, Woods was slotted to second place by a thousandth of a second...ran anchor leg of third-place 4x400m relay with split time of 46.3 that led to an NCAA Provisional Qualifying and school indoor record time of 3:08.86i (3/1/08, Seattle)...broke WSU record from 1981...Outdoor - Ran NCAA RQ 200m time of 21.21 at WSU-UW Dual meet...at Pac-10 Championships took fourth in 100m (10.63), 15th in 200m (21.66) and ran second leg of fifth-place 4x100m relay (40.53)...finished 13th in 200m at NCAA West Regionals (21.75) and an early pass in the 4x100m relay was outside the lane and the Cougs did not run the final two legs...named Pac-10 Track & Field All-Academic honorable mention.
SOPHOMORE (2006-07): Indoor - Won the 60m dash at the MPSF Championships in a time of 6.78i after running a prelim time and PR of 6.73i (2/24/07, Seattle)...mark is seventh-best in school records...finished second in 200m at same meet (21.25)...best 200m time of season was 21.23 at Vandal Indoor (2/16/07, Moscow)...Outdoor - At the Pac-10 Championships finished third in the 100m (NCAA RQ time of 10.43w) and fourth in the 200m (NCAA RQ time of 21.16) and ran second leg of fourth-place 400m relay with season-best time of 40.88 (5/13/07, Stanford)...took fifth place in both the 100m (0.47) and 200m (21.21) at the NCAA West Regionals (5/26/07, Eugene)...did not advance out of prelims at NCAA Championships in 100m (21st, 10.50w) and 200m (27th, 21.68).
FRESHMAN (2006): Indoor - Enrolled at WSU January 2006...ran 60m dash time of 6.91i (10th) and 200m times of 21.79i and 21.88i (7th) and 4x400m relay time of 3:18.76 (6th) at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships...Outdoor - Ran an NCAA Regional Qualifying and freshman school record time of 21.01 for 200m at the WSU-UW Dual meet (4/29/06, Pullman)...top 100m time was 10.45W at the Williams Invite (3/18/06, Tucson)...outstanding showing for freshman at Pac-10 Championships (5/14/06, Eugene) with seventh place in 100m (10.55), sixth place in 200m (21.14), and sixth place in 4x100m relay (41.11)...at the NCAA West Regionals, ran a PR 200m prelim time of 20.66w and then finished third with a time of 20.78w...also ran on runners-up 4 x100m relay with time of 39.93 (5/27/06, Provo)...advanced to 200m semifinals at NCAA Championships (6/8/06, Sacramento) but time of 21.55 did not make final...4x100m relay was disqualified.
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned seven varsity letters at Los Alamitos High...three as a receiver for coach John Barnes' football team...four as a sprinter on coach Nathan Howard's track team...ran with his brother Brian on the 4x100m relay team that broke a 27-year old school record in 2002 with a time of 42.06...broke record again in 2003 with a time of 41.86...also ran on a 4x400m relay team which broke a school record and finished sixth at the state meet...qualified for state in the 200m as a junior...qualified in both the 100m and 200m as a senior...won the 200m dash a the county championships with a meet record time of 21.28...captured the CIF Southern Section 100m and 200m titles...holds the school records in the 100m (10.48), 200m (21.01) and 400m (48.66)...named the Orange County Register newspaper's 2005 Boys Track Athlete of the Year.
PERSONAL. Born in November 1986 in Long Beach, Calif....father Brian Woods, Sr., works for the Veterans Administration...stepmother Juanita...mother Rose Woods is in the Navy...older brother Brian, Jr., competed on the Cougar track and field team and graduated from WSU...majoring in criminal justice at WSU.
J. WOODS' WSU BESTS
60m - 6.73i (2007)
100m - 10.45W (2006), 10.46w (2007)
200m - 20.66w, 21.01 FSR (2006)
4x100m Relay-40.12 (2008)
4x400m Relay-3:07.47(2008), 3:08.86(2008)SR
PAC-10 CHAMPIONSHIPS PERFORMANCES
2008 100m 4th 10.63
200m 15th 21.66
4x100m Relay 5th 40.53
2007 100m 3rd 10.43w
200m 4th 21.16
400m Relay 4th 40.88
2006 100m 7th 10.55
200m 6th 21.14
4x100m 6th 41.11
NCAA WEST REGIONAL PERFORMANCES 2008 200m 13th 21.75 4x100m Relay DNF 2007 100m 5th 10.47 200m 5th 21.21 2006 200m 3rd 20.78w
NCAA CHAMPIONSHIPS PERFORMANCES 2008 4x100m Relay 15th prelims 3:09.45 2007 100m 21st prelims 10.50w 200m 27th prelims 21.68 2006 200m 18th semis 21.55 4x100m Relay DQ