Tomarris Bell
Tomarris Bell
Height: 5-11
Weight: 185
Year: Senior
Hometown: Rochester, NY
High School: McQuaid
Position: Multis

2011-12: Named Most Improved for the indoor season and Coaches Award winner for the outdoor season. Earned second-team All-MAC with second-place finishes in the indoor triple jump (48-6.25) and as a member of the outdoor 4x100m relay (41.16) at the MAC Championships. Also finished third in the long jump (23-2) and seventh in the high jump (6-8.75) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Placed fifth in the long jump (23-5.50) and triple jump (48-6.25) and sixth in the long jump (6-8) at the MAC Outdoor Championships.

2010-11: Finished fourth in the indoors (46-10) and fifth outdoors (46-9.50) in the triple jump at the MAC Championships setting season bests in both events. Also placed sixth in the high jump (6-6) at the MAC Outdoor Championships and eighth in the long jump (22-3.75) at the MAC Indoor Championships.

2009-10: Named Top Newcomer for indoor track. Earned second-team All-MAC honors following his second-place finish in the triple jump (48-8.75) at the MAC Indoor Championships. Also finished eighth in the high jump (6-4.25) at the MAC indoor meet. Had a season-best mark of 47-11.25 in the triple jump at the MAC Outdoor Championships, finishing third. Also ran the opening leg of UB’s third-place 4x100m relay (41.42) at the MAC outdoor meet.

High School: Captained three seasons and won four letters for coach Jeff Grifa at McQuaid High School. Won the pentathlon at the 2007 state outdoor championships and finished second in 2008 and 2009. Won the state and national indoor high jump titles in 2008. A five-time track all-american and All-Greater Rochester athlete of the year. Also played football for the Knights earning senior all-star defensive MVP honors.

Personal: Born December 27, 1989. Son of William and Joise Bell. Has one brother (Welton Eldridge) and one sister (Janay Bell). Favorite food is steak. Favorite movie is The Hangover. Majoring in business management.