Jonathan Ward
Jonathan  Ward


Kankakee, Ill.

High School:
Bishop McNamara

Height / Weight:
6-0 / 194




CMU vs. Wyoming (USATSI)

Photos from CMU football vs. Wyoming - Friday, Dec. 22, 2017


USATSI Gallery - Central Michigan at Boston College

USATSI Gallery - Central Michigan at Boston College


Central Michigan vs. Syracuse USATSI Gallery

Central Michigan vs. Syracuse - September 16, 2017

2017: Appeared in all 12 games, making eight starts … leads team in rushing yards (990), rushing attempts (166) and rushing touchdowns (9) … named All-MAC Second Team … averages 82.5 rushing yards per game … third on the team in receptions with 41, fourth in receiving yards with 361 … has two receiving touchdowns and a team-high 11 total TDs … leads team in scoring with 66 points … recorded 147 yards on 19 carries with one touchdown, and caught two passes for 17 yards vs. Rhode Island (8/31) … rushed 13 times for 97 yards and two touchdowns vs. Ball State (10/21) … rushed 17 times for 132 yards and one touchdown while also catching four passes for 81 yards at Western Michigan (11/01) … named MAC West Offensive Player of the Week for his performance vs. Western Michigan … ran 19 times for a career-high 159 yards and two touchdowns while adding a 27-yard reception vs. Eastern Michigan (11/08) … had 13 carries for 80 yards and one touchdown at Kent State (11/14) … matched his career-high of 159 rushing yards and recorded one rushing touchdown on 21 attempts, and added a receiving touchdown on a 4-yard catch vs. Northern Illinois (11/24).

Saw action in eight games as a true freshman… ran for 200 yards and two touchdowns on 36 carries for the season, good enough for third on the team in all three categories … caught eight passes for 69 yards on the year … ran for 79 yards and a touchdown on seven carries vs. Presbyterian (9/1) … posted a season-high 12 carries for 52 yards against UNLV (9/17) … ran for 27 yards and a touchdown on seven carries at Virginia (9/24) … recorded 14 rushing yards on three carries, and 48 receiving yards on four receptions against Tulsa in the Miami Beach Bowl (12/19).

High school: Three-year starter holds school career records for touchdowns (83) and rushing yards (5,689) … also set single-season records for yards (2,400) and TDs (36) … scored seven TDs in one game, a school record … Earned All-State honors as a senior … led team to 13-1 finish and Class 3A state title in 2015 … earned Chicago Catholic League White Division Tony Lawless Award after both junior and senior seasons. The Lawless is the highest individual honor the league bestows … three-time All-Catholic League selection … two-time team MVP … placed second in Illinois state high school track meet in the long jump in 2015 … played for coach Rich Zinanni.

  • Loading Tweets...
    1 second ago


CMU Sports Camps