Kansas Jayhawks

Chris Gleghorn

Position Horizontal Jumps
Height 5'11''
Class Junior
Hometown Maryland Heights, Mo.
High School Pattonville HS
Position Horizontal Jumps


2019 INDOOR (Jr.)
Opened the season with a first-place finish in the long jump at the Bob Timmons Challenge (11/30) with a mark of 6.96 meters (22-10 ft.) … Finished second in the long jump with a mark of 6.95 meters (22-9.75 ft.) at the Arkansas Qualifier (2/15).

2018 OUTDOOR (So.)
Utilized redshirt season.

2018 INDOOR (So.)
Opened his season with a second-place finish in the long jump at the Jayhawk Classic (1/25-26), jumping 7.20 meters (23-7.5 ft.).

2017 OUTDOOR (Fr.)
Finished first in the long jump at the Ward Haylett Invite (5/6) with a season-best leap of 7.14 meters (23-5.25 ft.) … Posted a third-place finish in the long jump at the Rock Chalk Classic (4/28) with a wind-aided mark of 7.02 meters (23-0.5).

2017 INDOOR (Fr.)
Won his first career event as a Jayhawk in the long jump, with a mark of 6.83 meters (22-5 ft.) at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/2/16) … Competed in the Big 12 Indoor Track & Field Championship (2/24-25) and placed 10th in the long jump with a leap of 6.85 meters (22-5.75 ft.) … Recorded a season-best mark in the long jump at the KU-KSU-WSU Triangular (1/12) with a jump measuring 7.21 meters (23-8 ft.), good for third-place.

Three-time letterwinner for Jeremiah Simmons’ Pattonville squad … Earned First Team All-State honors in 2014, 2015 and 2016 … Claimed 2016 Class 5 Missouri state long jump title with leap of 23-0.25 … Personal best long jump mark of 23-8 came in a victory at the 2016 Ladue Brusca Invitational … Member of 4×100-meter relay that finished fifth at the 2016 5A state championship and broke the school record in 41.5 … Won back-to-back conference titles in the long jump in 2015 and 2016 … Held a personal best in the 200 meters of 22.17, notched that 2015 District Championships in a third-place finish.

Son of Crystal Lewis … Has an older brother, Lathon Gleghorn Jr. … Majoring in business management.