Rotating Image
Matadors on Youtube Matadors on Twitter Matadors on Facebook

  • print
  • email
  • font +
  • font -
  • rss


  Jordan Harris

Jordan Harris

Player Profile


Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.

High School:
Los Osos HS






Jordan Harris' fastest times in 2009-10 include: 50 Freestyle in 22.34 at the Toshiba Classic (11/19-21) ... 100 Freestyle in 46.40 at the Big West Championships (2/17-20) ... 200 Freestyle in 1:46.10 vs. Cal State Bakersfield (1/28) ... 100 Breaststroke in 1:03.63 at the Trojan Invitational (10/09-10) ... finished with the fastest times on the team in the 200 Individual Medley in 1:53.97 and 400 Individual Medley in 4:03.31 at the Big West Championships ... was a member of two of the fastest relay teams of the season, which include 400 Freestyle in 3:04.30 and 800 Freestyle in 6:49.59 at the Big West Championships.


Graduated in 2009 with a 3.5 GPA ... swam all four years for head coach Eric Cypher in both the Sprint and IM events ... was named captain by his teammates during his junior and senior years ... earned 2005-06 Rookie of the Year and Scholar Athlete honors, was named '06-'07 MVP and Scholar Athlete, '07-'08 MVP, Scholar Athlete, and CIF Finalist, '08-'09 MVP, Scholar Athlete, and CIF Champion in the 100 Freestyle ... was a member of two League Championship squads in 2007-'08 and '08-'09.


Born March 25, 1991 to Shaleen and Farrin Harris ... is the second individual in his family to attend a four-year university as his mother attended Mount Saint Mary's University ... his cousin Todd McBride was a member of the UCLA football team and played professionally for the Green Bay Packers ... considered attending NYU, UC Davis, PACE, Hartwick and Simpson College before choosing Cal State Northridge ... favorites include the Los Angeles Lakers, "RENO 911", and "The Little Rascals" ... favorite food is chicken and waffles ... greatest sports moment took place when he won CIF and set both a pool and meet record at the same time ... his most embarrassing moment took place in fourth grade when he jumped out of a bus during a routine evacuation drill only to find his shorts and underwear down to his knees ... his best friend from another collegiate athletic team is Aaron Woods, a member of the swim team at Concordia University ... the toughest things about being an athlete are the sizable workloads, early morning workouts, and two/three-a-days ... his favorite pre-game ritual is to imagine that he is the only person competing in his race and to zone out everyone else ... when he has time to relax he likes to shop, go to the beach, socialize with his friends and family, and recycle ... his two favorite websites are and ... would have loved to meet Michael Jackson ... would like to be stranded on a desert island with Lady GaGa ... would switch places for a day with a homeless person ... would enjoy sharing a dinner with Kathy Griffin and Barack Obama ... if forced to listen to one CD for the rest of his life, he would choose an album by Jack Johnson ... if he had a million dollars he would donate a sizable portion to anyone who needed the money and cover the tuition costs during his time at medical school ... the best advice he has ever been given is "do not live from your past and enjoy life to its fullest" ... his advice to others is to "live life to its fullest, but do it in a smart and healthy way" ... nobody knows how much he loves older people, hates feet and cats (but not necessarily cat's feet), and flatulates in class ... the title for his autobiography would be "The Good Life" ... if a movie were to be made about his life, Will Ferrell would play the role of Jordan ... cannot imagine going a week without laughing ... if he could change one thing about the world today he would make everyone love each other for who they are ... the one thing that always makes him smile is a polite older person ... currently works at Abercrombie & Fitch ... wouid REALLY like to swim with a huge whale before he dies ... currently majoring in Biology and minoring in Gerontology.