James King
James King
Height: 6-1
Year: Fy.
Hometown: Merrick, N.Y.
High School: Sanford H Calhoun
Events: Jumps
Event(s): Jumps

Prior to Geneseo: Member of the 2016 Division Champion Team with Calhoun High School and head coach David Hendler ... holds high school record for long jump (21'10'') … team MVP … team captain … also played soccer with Calhoun High School … Long Island Soccer Champions … NYS Semi-Finalists for soccer.

Personal: James King was born in Rockville Centre, N.Y. ... parents are Maureen and Daniel King ... has two older siblings, Kevin and Ryan ... major is currently undeclared ... enjoys playing soccer and basketball and surfing with his friends ... favorite athletic-related moment was winning the Long Island Championship and reaching the New York State Final Four in soccer ... favorite professional sports team is the New York Mets ... favorite professional athlete is LeBron James … starting competing in track & field in eighth grade … names his dad as having the most influence on his athletic career because he has always been supportive and by his side.