Dan Jazo

Assistant Track & Field and Cross Country


Coach Jazo is primarily responsible for coaching athletes in the Pole Vault. During the day he serves as a physical education teacher and athletic director at Millburn Middle School. Coach Jazo is renowned for his vast knowledge of every event. He is a jack of all trades when it comes to coaching Track & Field and is an invaluable asset to the coaching staff. In 2016 Coach Jazo had the privilege of coaching his son Cooper to a 2nd place finish in the State Final Pole Vault competition. In the last 9 years, Jazo has helped 9 different vaulters qualify for the State Finals. 2023 was a banner year for Lakes Vault as Coach Jazo helped Paul Migas win his 2nd consecutive state title, as well as mentoring Joycelyn Crum (2nd) and Josie Gates (7th) on their way to the podium. He is committed to continuing the tradition of excellence that is the Lakes Vault crew.