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Year: Senior
Hometown: Twinsburg, Ohio
High School: Twinsburg HS


2011-2012 (Sophomore): Bishop ran a new PR of 48.94 in the 400m at Heps. He had a season best performance in the 200m at the Baskin Invitational, clocking 22.07.

2010-2011 (Freshman):

Before Dartmouth: Jalil Bishop was a four-year track and field letterwinner at Twinsburg High School, where he served as a captain his junior and senior years. His senior year, Jalil was a 2x200m  and 4x400m Finalist at the Ohio Outdoor State Championships. Additionally, Jalil was named Academic All-Ohio his sophomore, junior, and senior years.

Off the track, Bishop served as Student Government Class President his senior year and was a member of the National Honor Society. At Dartmouth, he plans to study Government and pursue a career in Law.

Personal: Jalil is the son of Angelique and Marvin Bishop, and has three brothers and four sisters.

 Q & A with JalilWhy did you choose Dartmouth?Dartmouth had a great community feel that I thought would help me find the balance between being a Division I athlete and a ivy league student.How long have you been competing in track and what got you interested?I have been running track since 7th grade and I have simply always loved running.Tell me something interesting about you that might come as a surprise to your teammates.
I am one of eight siblings.What are your future plans, if any?I plan on majoring in Government, then law school.What extra curricular activities are you involved  in on campus?
I am on the executive board for the College Democrats and the Student Assembly Representative for East Wheelock.  
2013-2014 Highs Indoor Outdoor
400m   49.01 (Heps - 5/10/14)
800m 2:04.79 (Carisella Inv. - 12/14/13)  
200m   22.14 (Heps- 5/10/14)
2012-2013 Highs Indoor Outdoor
400m   48.90 (Home Meet - 3/30/13)
500m 1:06.55 (Terrier - 1/26/13)  
200m   21.86 (High Point - 3/30/13)
100m   11.28 (Vermont - 4/6/13)
800m   2:04.48 (Vermont - 4/6/13)
2011-2012 Top Performances
200m 22.87 Maine, Vermont, RPI 1/14/2012
400m 50.33 Columbia, Yale 1/21/2012
4x400m Relay 3:21.58 Columbia, Yale 1/21/2012
100m 11.22 Home Meet 4/14/12
200m 22.07 Baskin Invitational 3/27/12
400m 48.94 Heps 5/5/12
800m 2:07.05 Home Meet 4/14/12
2010-11 Top Performances
400m 49.15 Prin-Elis - 4-23-11
200m 22.00 Prin-Elis - 4-23-11
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Interview: Men's 2018 Indoor Track and Field Championship Preview, Feb. 22,
Interviews: Men's Outdoor Heps Preview, May 4, 2017
Interview: Dartmouth Men's T&F 2017 Indoor Heps Preview, Feb. 24, 2017