Nathan Vardaman
Nathan  Vardaman


Huntsville, Ala.

High School:

Long Jump


More Than 70 University of Alabama Student-Athletes Set for Commencement Weekend

The Crimson Tide's total includes a pair of NCAA champions, 11 All-Americans and four Academic All-Americans


Track & Field Wraps Up Action at Samford Invitational

Crimson Tide paced by its distance runners in Birmingham on Friday


Track & Field Closes Out Day One of Indiana Relays

Numerous Crimson Tide freshmen shine on Friday in Bloomington


Quanesha Burks' School Record Leads Strong Performance for Track & Field at Conference Clash

Crimson Tide men and women combine to score 11.5 points in the field events on Saturday


107 Alabama Students Earn Place on SEC Academic Honor Roll

The Crimson Tide rowing team led the way with 26 honors while the men's and women's track and field teams added 19 and 18, respectively.

Junior (2015-16)

Indoor Season

Jumped 20-10 3/4 (6.37m) at the Samford Elite Team Invite … recorded a mark of 23-2 1/3 (7.07m) to finish third at the Indiana Relays … jumped 23-0 3/4 (7.03m) to finish eighth in the long jump at the Conference Clash … recorded a jump of 21-8 3/4 (6.62m) in the long jump at the Commodore Indoor Invitational.


Did not compete.

Sophomore (2014)

Outdoor Season

Jumped a wind-aided mark of 23-9 1/2 to finish 13th in the long jump at the SEC Championships … placed fourth in the long jump with a mark of 23-6 at the Jace Lacoste Invitational … finished fifth in the long jump with a mark of 22-9 at the Alabama-Mississippi Border Clash … jumped 22-4 1/2 to finish ninth in the long jump at the Crimson Tide Invitational … finished third in the long jump with a mark of 23-6 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational … jumped 22-7 to finish 13th in the long jump at the Alabama Relays.

Indoor Season

Jumped 22-9 3/4 to place 11th in the long jump at the SEC Indoor Championships … finished 10th in the long jump with a season best mark of 23-4 1/2 at the Tyson Invitational ... placed sixth in the long jump with a mark of 22-7 1/4 at the Indiana Relays... jumped 22-1 3/4 to place 12th in long jump at the Rod McCravy Memorial.

Freshman (2013)

Outdoor Season

Finished 15th in the long jump at the SEC Outdoor Championships (22-5 1/4/6.84 meters) ... recorded a long jump of 21-11 1/2 at the Drake Relays (23rd place) ... placed seventh  at the LSU Alumni Gold with a mark of 22-4 1/2 ... finished fourth at the Spec Towns Invitational and set a season best with a 24-2 1/4 long jump, finishing fourth ... jumped 22-10 at the Crimson Tide Invitational, good enough for sixth ... placed third at the Yellow Jacket Invitational with a mark of 23-4 1/2.

Indoor Season

Set a personal best in the long jump at the SEC Championships with a mark of 23-8 ¼, finishing 10th ... finished seventh at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a best of 22-3 3/4 ... jumped 22-3 to place third in the invitational long jump at the Indiana Relays ... placed sixth at the Auburn Invitational with a best of 23-1 3/4 ... finished seventh in his first collegiate long jump, with a 23-3 1/4 at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener.

Prep and Personal

Set the Huntsville High School record in the long jump (23-6) in 2012 ... voted team captain as a senior in 2012, when he also was named team MVP ... also played football in high school, earning the team's Character Award in 2012 ... member of the National Honor Society and the Mu Alpha Theta honors fraternity ... graduated from Huntsville with a 4.0 cumulative grade-point average ... won his first long jump competition in the fifth grade, jumping 13 feet ... son of Alison Vardaman ... born Oct. 31, 1993, in Huntsville, Ala.