Donovan Toban
Donovan Toban
Height: 6-2
Weight: 160
Year: Senior
Hometown: Cypress, Calif.
High School: Cypress HS
Previous College: Orange Coast College
Position: Multi-Events
EXP: 1V

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2012
Donovan Toban earned his first trip to the NCAA West Preliminaries in the triple jump ... finished 43rd with a top jump of 46-11 (14.30) ... had CSUN's top triple jump of the season (50-0.5, 15.25) which he posted at the Rainbow Relays in Hawai'i (Mar. 24) finished sixth in the triple jump at the Big West Championships with a best mark of 47-0.25 (14.33) ... finished second in the long jump (24-0.25) to earn All-Big West honors ... also competed in the decathlon at the conference championships finishing ninth with a total of 6,257 points ... other season-bests were 24-1 (7.34) in the long jump at the Cal-Nevada Championships (Apr. 1) and 6,385 in the decathlon at the Northridge Invitational (Mar. 15-16).


2011
Toban finished 12th in the long jump and 13th in the triple jump at the MPSF Indoor Championships posted a best of 22-9.25 (6.94) in the long jump and 45-1.50 (13.75) in the triple jump at the indoor championship ... top long jump of the season was 23-0.75 (7.03) at the UW Invitational and top triple jump was 45-10 (13.97) at the Boise State Team Challenge where he finished fourth ... redshirted the outdoor season.


ORANGE COAST COLLEGE
Spent two seasons at Orange Coast College in Costa Mesa, Calif. ... was named team MVP as a jumper and sprinter for the Pirates in both 2009 and 2010 ... his team won the Orange Empire Conference championship ... best marks were 24-11 in the long jump, 49-11 in the triple jump and best time was 10.71 in the 100 meters ... earned his Associate of Arts degree in 2010.


CYPRESS HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered in both track & field and football at Cypress High School in Cypress, Calif. ... earned All-Empire League honors as a jumper in 2008 as well as team MVP honors ... the Centurions won the league track & field championship all four years (2004-08) ... his football team won the CIF championship in 2008 ... graduated in 2008.


PERSONAL
Born August 22, 1990 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... parents are Jennifer and Donovan Toban Sr. ... has one sister, Lisa who attended UC Riverside ... favorites include the Los Angeles Lakers, Kobe Bryant, actors Will Smith and Roselyn Sanchez, the TV show "Pros vs. Joes" and the movie "Remember the Titans" ... favorite website is Facebook ... says the best thing about being an athlete is "people look after you" and the toughest thing is "pressure" ... listens to music and dances as a pre-meet ritual ... couldn't imagine going a week without food ... major is Kinesiology.


OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS 

100 Meters: 11.03 - Big West Championships Multi-Events (5/5/12)

110 Hurdles: 14.85 - Rainbow Relays (3/24/12)

400 Meters: 49.19 - Northridge Invitational Multi-Events (3/16/12)

High Jump: 6-2.25 (1.89) - Northridge Invitational Multi-Events (3/16/12)

Long Jump: 24-1 (7.34) - Cal-Nevada Championships (4/1/12)

Triple Jump: 50-0.50 (15.25) - Rainbow Relays (3/24/12)

Decathlon: 6,385 pts. - Northridge Invitational Multi-Events (3/16/12)

INDOOR CAREER BESTS 

60 Meters: 6.98 - MPSF Indoor Championships (2/26/11)

60 Hurdles: 8.41 - MPSF Indoor Championships (2/26/11)

High Jump: 6-6 (1.98) - MPSF Indoor Championships (2/25/12)

Long Jump: 23-0.75 (7.03) - UW Invitational (1/29/11)

Triple Jump: 46-11 (14.30) - Boise State Team Challenge (2/11/12)

Heptathlon: 5,087 pts. - MPSF Indoor Championships (2/25/12)





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