24 Jordan Petitt
24 Jordan Petitt
Height: 5-10
Weight: 165
Year: FY
Hometown: Springfield
High School: West Springfield
Position: D
Major: Psychology
  • "I made Virginia Wesleyan my top choice to play soccer and because of the warmth of the people at the school."
  • Selected VWC over Virginia Commonwealth University, James Madison University and Christopher Newport University

VWC Career Statistics


Season Highlights


  • TBA

Collegiate Accomplishments

  • Presidential Scholarship recipient

Prep Accolades

  • Varisty starter for three years in soccer
  • Selected as team captain as a senior
  • 2013 first team All-Patriot District honoree
  • 2013 second team All-Northern Region honoree
  • All-Metropolitan team honoree, second team, as a senior
  • All-disrtrict honorable mention accolades as a junior
  • Three-year NCSL Division I club team captain (Team America Soccer Club)
  • Competed one year in the Virginia Olympic Development program and advanced to the semifinals in the Ryder Cup competition
  • Also competed in indoor track


  • Son of Susan and Brian Petitt; parents attended Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Has one brother, Kyle
  • Enjoys listening to Nas, J.Cole and Lupe Fiasco and spending vacation time in Hawaii
  • A fan of English soccer standout Rio Ferdinand, the Manchester United soccer team and celebrity Kayne West
  • Favorites include the book "The Accidental Mind," the movie "Step Brothers," and the TV series "The Office"
  • Self-description in 10 words or less: "hard-working and hungry for success"
  • My favorite aspect of being an athlete is: "being able to what I love and get away from the outside world through soccer"
  • The part of my game I've improved the most is: "leadership, communication, defending"
  • My personal athletic goal at VWC is: "to be All-ODAC (Old Dominion Athletic Conference) first team and All-Virginia first team"
  • If I could spend a day with a famous person from any time period it would be: "Jay Z right now because he basically runs the world"
  • People might be surprised to know: "I enjoy psychology and medicine a lot"
  • It's the year 2030 and: "I'm a neurosurgeon working at a hospital."
  • The most important advice I've received is: "work hard, but also enjoy the ride to success" -- Dad