|High School:||Saint Francis HS|
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
James Knowles redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons for the Matadors in 2013.
SAINT FRANCIS HIGH SCHOOL
Knowles competed in track & field, cross country and football at Saint Francis High School in La Canada, Calif. ... lettered for the Golden Knights track team and was also a team captain ... was a three-time MVP (2009-12) as a hurdler/decathlete ... earned All-Mission League first team honors in 2011 and second team accolades in 2012 ... top time in the 110 hurdles was 14.52 ... graduated in 2012 with a 3.4 grade point average and earned honor roll honors.
Born November 13, 1993 in Los Angeles, Calif. ... parents are Sara and James Knowles Sr. ... has one brother, Eric ... favorites include actor Jim Carrey, the TV show "The Office", the movie "21 Jump Street" and orange chicken and steamed rice ... says the toughest thing about being a collegiate athlete is "time management" ... says if he could have dinner with two people are President Obama and his dad ... major is Biology.