The men’s team placed first with 233 points, the women placed third with 131 points
The Oakland track and field teams will be sending athletes to both the Jesse Owens Classic and the Virginia Challenge
Zach Stadnika broke his own school record in the decathlon
Both men’s and women’s teams will compete on Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24
Schneider named Women's Freshman of the Year, Stadnika earns Championship Outstanding Performer honors
Golden Grizzlies Invite 4-13-18
5-6-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 3 Photos by Trevor Parks - YSU SID
The Oakland Women's Track & Field team wins first Horizon League Championship in program history. Men's team finishes 3rd
▪ Placed 2nd in the 200m (25.01w) at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship (May 5-7)
▪ Placed 3rd in the 100m (11.91w) at the Horizon League Outdoor Championship (May 5-7)
▪ Set a PR in the 100m (12.05) at the Golden Grizzly Invite (April 14-15)
▪ Placed fourth at the Horizon League Championships in the 100-meter with a career best time of 12.06
▪ Placed seventh at the Horizon League Championships in the 200-meter 25.22
▪ Ran on the runner-up 4x100-meter relay team at the Golden Grizzly Invite that went 46.38, setting a school record
▪ Placed second setting the school 60m record at the 2016 Horizon League Indoor Championships with time of 7.62 helping Oakland win the first title in program history
▪ Also placed third in the 200m at the Horizon League Indoor Championships with the team’s season best and PR time of 25.26
▪ Placed second in the 60m (7.66) at the SVSU Jet’s Pizza Invitational and at the Tiffin Dragon Invite (7.72)
▪ Finished third in the 60m (7.93) at the IPFW Mastodon Opener and fifth in the 200m (25.43) at the YSU National Invite
▪ 2016 Horizon League Spring Academic All-League Team selection
▪ 2015 fall and 2016 spring Horizon League Honor Roll selection
▪ Ran second leg of 4X100 relay team that placed third with school record (46.96) at 2015 Horizon League Outdoor Championships (May 2).
▪ Ran 100m PR (12.64) at the Raleigh Relays (March 27).
▪ Ran second leg of 4X100 relay team that finished first (46.96) at Detroit Dual (April 4).
▪ Ran 60m PR (7.84) and placed sixth at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (March 1).
▪ Recorded 200m PR (26.61) at the Eastern Michigan Holiday Classic (Dec. 5).
▪ Finished second in the 60m at the IPFW Duals (Jan. 23), fifth at the EMU Quad-Meet (Jan. 9) and sixth at the Youngstown State National Invite (Feb. 7).
▪ Four -year letterwinner in track and field
▪ Two-year letterwinner in basketball
▪ All-Conference and regional champion in 100m dash
Top Athletic Performance
▪ Placed seventh in the state meet in the 100m dash in 2015
Full Name: Kendell Alexis Jefferson
Birthdate: Nov. 4, 1996
Parents: Corey and Kim Jefferson
|Personal Bests (Outdoor)|
|100m||12.06 (HL Championship - May 6, 2016)|
|200m||25.22 (HL Championship - May 6, 2016)|
|Personal Bests (Indoor)|
|60m||7.62* (HL Championships - Feb 28, 2016)|
|200m||25.25 (HL Championships - Feb 28, 2016)|
|*Denotes School Record|