Kendell Jefferson
Kendell  Jefferson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wyoming, Mich.

High School:
Wyoming

Event:
Sprints


02/19/2018

BOWMAN, RIVARD, JEFFERSON AND SCHNEIDER NAMED TO ACADEMIC ALL-LEAGUE TEAMS

Four Oakland student-athletes were chosen out of 36 to be recognized by the Horizon League for their success in competition and in the classroom

02/16/2018

GOLDEN GRIZZLIES COMPLETE COMPETITION AT MICHIGAN SILVERSTON INVITATIONAL

Keenan Jones posted new personal record in the 1 mile (4:16.96)

02/08/2018

TRACK AND FIELD SET TO COMPETE IN GVSU BIG MEET AND TIFFIN GRAND PRIX

Both men's and women's teams compete at GVSU on Feb. 9-10, while select field athletes compete at Tiffin on Feb. 10

02/03/2018

JIMMIE WILLIAMS BREAKS 400M SCHOOL RECORD ON DAY TWO OF NOTRE DAME MEYO INVITE

Jimmie Williams sets a new school record in the 400m with a time of 48.01.

02/02/2018

GARDNER AND GOODLOE BREAK OWN SCHOOL RECORDS AT NOTRE DAME MEYO INVITE

Chanel Gardner and Corey Goodloe break school records in the 600m.

05/07/2017

5-6-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 3

5-6-17 Horizon League Outdoor Championships - Day 3 Photos by Trevor Parks - YSU SID

02/28/2016

2016 Horizon League Indoor Track & Field Championships

The Oakland Women's Track & Field team wins first Horizon League Championship in program history. Men's team finishes 3rd

2017 Outdoor:
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)


2016 Outdoor:
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

2016 Indoor:
▪ 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

2015 Outdoor:

▪ 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).

2015 Indoor: 
▪ 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).

High School:
▪ 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

Personal
Full Name: Kendell Alexis Jefferson
Birthdate: Nov. 14, 1996
Parents: Corey and Kim Jefferson
Siblings: Peyton

Personal Bests (Outdoor)
Event Time/Distance
100m 12.06 (HL Championship - May 6, 2016)
200m 25.22 (HL Championship - May 6, 2016)
Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
60m 7.62* (HL Championships - Feb 28, 2016)
200m 25.25 (HL Championships - Feb 28, 2016)
*Denotes School Record

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