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
Keenan Jones posted new personal record in the 1 mile (4:16.96)
Both men's and women's teams compete at GVSU on Feb. 9-10, while select field athletes compete at Tiffin on Feb. 10
Jimmie Williams sets a new school record in the 400m with a time of 48.01.
Chanel Gardner and Corey Goodloe break school records in the 600m.
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. 14, 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|