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D'Monte Farley
Position: Jumps
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Cottage Grove, Minn.
High School: Park High School
Major: Kinesiology
D'Monte Farley bio
Courtesy: UNDsports.com
Release: 08/22/2012

2012-13 (Freshman): Earned All-American honors in the triple jump at the 2013 USA Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships … Placed eighth with a leap of 14.39 meters … Was UND’s first-ever male student-athlete to qualify for the USA Junior Outdoor Track and Field Championships … Was also named to the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA) All-Academic Track and Field Team … Earned Big Sky Conference Spring All-Academic Team honors … One of three finalists (all sports) for UND’s Male Rookie of the Year award … Qualified for the 2013 NCAA Division I Track and Field NCAA West Region Preliminary Championships in the triple jump, where he posted a mark of 43 feet, 7 inches … Placed seventh in the triple jump (45-08) and eighth in the long jump (22-06.25) at the 2013 Big Sky Conference Outdoor Championship … Recorded the eighth-best long jump in the Big Sky all season with a leap of 23-01.75 at the Azusa Pacific Bryan Clay Invitational … Earned first letter.

Before UND: A 2012 graduate of Park High School ... Lettered four times in track as a prep ... Earned all-state and All-Suburban East Conference honors in each of his last three years ... Won state championship in the 4x100 relay as a senior ... Led his team to a runner-up finish at the 2012 MSHSL AA State Meet ... Was the 2011 Suburban East Conference champion in the 100-meters (11.12 seconds), 200-meters (22.3 seconds) and the long jump (22 feet, 2 inches) ... Placed second in both the 100-meters and the long-jump and finished fifth in the triple jump at the 2011 MSHSL Section 3AA Finals ... At the 2011 state meet, finished sixth in the 100-meters, 12th in the triple jump and 20th in the long jump ... Earned all-state academic honors each of his last three years ... Also lettered three times each in wrestling and football ... Was an all-conference honorable mention in football as a senior and received the Ironman Award as the team's best all-around athlete ... Was an all-conference honorable mention in wrestling ... Received Highest Honors Award at graduation.

Personal: Majoring in kinesiology ... Son of Danisa Farley.