Jason VanDeraa

Year: Senior

Hometown: Crete, Illinois

High School: Illiana Christian High School

Event: Middle Distance



Jason is third-year runner ….. is a middle distance runner …..
2014: was on a seventh place 4 x 800 meter relay team at the NCCAA Indoor Championships ….. finished in fourth place in the 4 x 400 meter at the CCAC Championships
2013: was on the 4 x 800 meter relay team that placed seventh at the NCCAA Outdoor Championships
2012: .red-shirted the season
Career: ranks third in the 4 x 200 and 4 x 800 meter relays in Trinity’s indoor records book ….. is sixth in the records in the indoor 600 meter ….. ranks fifth in the half marathon and sixth in the 4 x 800 meter relay in the outdoor records
High School:  ran track in high school ….. set a school record in the 4 x 800 meter relay  

Personal: theology and church ministry and leadership majors ….. parents are Paul and Sherry Van Deraa ….. has two brothers (Ryan and Bryce) and a sister (Amy) ….. played volleyball and ran cross country in high school ….. was a member of Trinity’s cross country team for two seasons