TOWSON, Md. – Jordan Luciano of the Moravian College women’s indoor track & field team, was named the Landmark Women’s Indoor Track & Field Senior Scholar Athlete.
Luciano is Moravian’s 28th Landmark Conference Senior Scholar-Athlete since the conference began in 2007-08, and she is the second women’s indoor track & field student-athlete to be honored and fifth overall female track & field honoree including the outdoor season.
Luciano, who spent the first two years of her collegiate career studying and participating at Johns Hopkins University, has helped the women’s indoor track & field team win its second straight Landmark Conference Indoor Championship in February. Luciano was the runner-up in the long jump at 5.22 meters (17-1.5) and the 200-meter dash in 27.74 seconds, and she also competed in the 60-meter dash. In 2018, Luciano was the Landmark Champion in the long jump at 5.10 meters (16-8.75) and the 4x200-meter relay while also running in the 200-meter dash at the meet. Luciano set three personal bests during the 2019 indoor season including 5.34 meters in the long jump at the Kutztown University Last Chance Qualifier, 8.41 seconds in the 60-meter dash in the preliminaries of the Landmark Championships and 27.45 seconds in the 200-meter dash at the Lehigh University Fast Times Before Finals.
In her only outdoor track & field season so far, Luciano helped the Hounds win the Landmark Conference Title in 2018 by winning the long jump at 5.11 meters (16-9.25), her personal best outdoors, and being part of the wining 4x100-meter relay squad. Luciano also ran in the 100-meter and 200-meter dashes last May and has PRs of 12.95 in the 100-meter dash, 26.88 seconds in the 200-meter dash and 29.76 meters (97-8) in the javelin.
Off the track, Luciano has maintained a 4.00 GPA while majoring in computer science. She has made the Dean’s List in each of her three semesters at Moravian, and Luciano will finish her career as a five-time selection to the Landmark Conference Academic Honor Rolls. She was part of Moravian’s inaugural Chi Alpha Sigma National Athlete Honor Society Class, is a member of Moravian’s Computing Club and received a Founder’s Scholarship. Luciano played on the women’s soccer team in 2017, scoring two goals in 14 matches while helping the Greyhounds go 9-6-1.
The Landmark Conference selects 22 senior scholar athletes each year to recognize the top student-athlete in each sport based on academics and athletics.
The honorees must have a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.20 and are selected by a committee of Landmark Conference officers, athletics directors, faculty athletic representatives, senior woman administrators, and sports information directors.