Jared Macari

Head Track Coach

macarij@hcusd2.org



HIGH SCHOOL

Shelbyville High School : 1999-2003

4 year track and field career focused on 200, 400, 4x4, HJ & LJ

Best HS Marks

200 - 24.20; 400 - 54.50; HJ - 6'8"; LJ - 22'5"

COLLEGE

Eastern Illinois University : 2003; Olivet Nazarene University : 2006-2008

2 year track and field career focused on 400, HJ, LJ

Best College Marks

400 - 52.43; HJ - 6'8"; LJ - 24'2"

COACHING CAREER

Naperville Central High School : 2008-2009

Assistant Sprint Coach (100-400), Assistant Long Jump Coach & High Jump Coach

Coached 2x HJ State Place 9th & 6th. Improved high jumpers from 6'1 to 6'4 (SQ) & 6'8 both years. LJ State Qualify with a jumper of 23'+.  Throughout the two years at NCHS coached athletes to 96 PR's in Sprints and Jumps.

Okaw Valley Middle School : 2010-2011

Assistant Sprint Coach (100-400), Assistant Jumps Coach (LJ & HJ)

Coached 10x State Qualifiers (3 HJ, 1 LJ), Boys 4x1 & 4x2, Girls 4x1, 4x2, Girls 400m & 200m. Throughout the two years at OVMS coached athletes to 107 PR's in Sprints, Relays, and Jumps.

Herscher Middle School : 2012-2013

Jumps Coach, Assistant Sprint & Relay Coach

Coached 3x HJ State Qualifiers, 2x Relay State Qualifiers, 2x Sprint State Qualifiers. Throughout the 2012 season coached athletes to 42 PR's.

Herscher High School : 2014 to Present Day

Head Boys Coach (2014 to Present) Head Girls Coach (2017)

Coaching Sprints, Relays & Jumps. Individual athletes competing at State in PV & HJ with a HJ placement of 5th place and a HJ School Record in 2015 of 6'8" (Jordan Lamie).

Has coached over 140 PR's and a 2nd place FS Conference in 2016.

Personal

Coach Macari has been married for 5 years to his wife Allyssa Macari (2011). They live in Bradley, IL and in he competes in races ranging from 5k to Marathons throughout the year as well as Spartan Races.