2013-14: Competed in three indoor meets and six outdoor meets ... placed second in the long jump at the A-Sun Indoor Championships with a 7.53 meters mark ... took the event title for the second-consecuitve year at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a 7.64 meters jump ... placed eighth overall at the NCAA Regionals Prelims with a 7.54 meters mark ... earned Second-Team All-America honors for the second-consecutive year with a 12th-place finish at the NCAA Championships with a 7.35 meters leap.
2012-13: Competed in six indoor meets and six outdoor meets ... participating in jumps events, won event titles in three meets including first place at the A-Sun Indoor Championships in the long jump with a mark of 7.51 meters ... ranked among the top eight in the men's long jump in the NCAA South Region ... achieved a personal best in the long jump at the Sea Ray Relays with a 7.80 meters mark ... leapt to a conference title at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a 7.56 meters mark ... advanced to the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a 7.79 meters vault at the NCAA Regional Prelims ... registered an indentical 7.79 meters mark at the Championships to earn Second-Team All-America honors.
2011-12: Established collegiate bests in the high jump (2.05m), long jump (6.98m), 60m (7.19) and 200m (22.99)... was limited in action, but did compete at the 34th annual Niswonger Invitational (Jan. 27-28), earning top 10's in both the high jump and long jump... earned A-Sun All-Academic honors.
Prior to ETSU: Indoor and Outdoor Nike All-America in 2008 ... state high jump champion in 2007 and 2008 ... six-time all-state selection including twice in the high jump, three times in the long jump and once in the triple jump ... high school record holder in the high jump and triple jump before triple jump record was broken by brother Tanner Stepp in 2013 ... posted personal-best marks of 23'2" in the long jump, 6'10.75" in the high jump and 44' 5" in the triple jump.
Personal: Born Feb. 8, 1991... son of Mark and Mary Stepp... majoring in interdisciplinary studies.