Kendell Jefferson
Kendell  Jefferson

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Wyoming, Mich.

High School:
Wyoming

Event:
Sprints


05/06/2018

MEN’S TRACK AND FIELD CLAIM 2018 HORIZON LEAGUE CHAMPIONSHIP

The men’s team placed first with 233 points, the women placed third with 131 points

04/19/2018

OAKLAND SET TO COMPETE AT JESSE OWENS CLASSIC AND VIRGINIA CHALLENGE

The Oakland track and field teams will be sending athletes to both the Jesse Owens Classic and the Virginia Challenge

04/14/2018

TRACK & FIELD CLAIM NUMEROUS FIRST PLACE FINISHES AT 2018 GOLDEN GRIZZLIES INVITE

Zach Stadnika broke his own school record in the decathlon

03/22/2018

TRACK AND FIELD KICKS OFF OUTDOOR SEASON AT VANDERBILT BLACK & GOLD INVITE

Both men’s and women’s teams will compete on Friday and Saturday, March 23 and 24

02/25/2018

OAKLAND WOMEN'S TRACK AND FIELD TEAM FINISHES RUNNER UP AT HORIZON LEAGUE INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Schneider named Women's Freshman of the Year, Stadnika earns Championship Outstanding Performer honors

04/13/2018

2018 Golden Grizzlies Invite

Golden Grizzlies Invite 4-13-18

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. 4, 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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