Dylan Jones
Dylan Jones
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Natick, Mass.
High School: Natick
Major: Civil Engineering and History
Dream Job: Stay at home dad
Activities/Clubs on Campus: Engineers Without Borders
Favorite Place on Campus: Dewick corner
Favorite Professional Athlete: Emil Zatopek
Favorite Pregame Meal: Pop tarts
Pregame Superstition: Getting to the meet on four wheeled vehicles
Hobbies: Hobbits

2016 (Sophomore): Competed in five different events for the Jumbos as a sophomore...opened the season with an 11th place finish at the Bates invitational which was the third best Tufts runner...competed in the prestigious Paul Short Invitational and was the fourth Tufts finisher...finished 26th at the Connecticut College Invitational, which made him the third best Tufts finisher...ran in his second NESCAC Championships, this year at Colby as the team finished tied for third....made his first NCAA appearance as he raced in the NCAA Regional Championship at Westfield State on November 12th and he finished 66th overall and was the fifth Tufts finisher.

2015 (Freshman): Ran in five different races during his freshman season...made his collegiate debut and finished 21st at Bates Invitational on September 19th…competed in the All-New England Championships JV race was was the fifth Tufts finisher and 67th overall...at the Connecticut College Invitational he was the third Tufts’ finisher aand finished 59th overall…ran in his first NESCAC Championship race on October 31st...finished seventh overall and was the top Tufts’ finisher at ECAC Championships at Williams on November 7th.

Before Tufts: Ran cross country and track at Natick High School...was the MVP of his high school team...ran the mile in 4:31, the two mile in 9:53 and the 5k in 16:12...was on the high honor roll.

Personal: Son of Adrienne and Alex...has two siblings, Alex (16) and Cody (13).