Jordan Abate
Jordan Abate
Year: Fr.
Hometown: Avon, Conn.
High School: Avon Old Farms
Events: Long Sprints
Major: Undecided
Dream Job: Architect / Land and urban planner
Favorite Place on Campus: Academic Quad
Favorite Professional Athlete: Michael Jordan
Favorite Pregame Meal: Banana
Pregame Superstition: Butt kick with each leg then jump
Hobbies: Sports

Before Tufts: Was on the track and field, soccer, squash, cross country and swimming teams at Avon Old Farms School...was a two-time MVP of his track and field team...was a three-time All-New England selection in the NEPSTA D1...is the current school record holder in the 400m and 4x400m...his senior year his 4x400 team finished 14th in the country at the New Balance Nationals in the outdoor 2016 season...was on the Headmaster's List all four years of high school...winner of the Founders Medal...member of the Cum Laude Society.

Personal: Son of Glenn and Lisa...has one sibling, Riley (16)....father, Glenn, played tennis at Bates.