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 Gionna Jackson
Gionna Jackson

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Fort Worth, Texas

High School:
Saginaw

Event:
Jumps/Sprints

Birthdate:
12/21/1993


04/13/2014

Tech Impresses at Wes Kittley Invitational

No. 10 Red Raiders, No. 19 Lady Raiders compete at Wes Kittley Invitational Saturday

04/11/2014

Tech Travels to Abilene Christian For Wes Kittley Invitational

No. 10 Red Raiders, No. 19 Lady Raiders compete with 11 squads at ACU Wes Kittley Invitational

04/06/2014

Carson, Weldon Break Records Saturday at Tech Open

Hannah Carson, Kole Weldon highlight productive home outdoor meet

03/28/2014

Records Fall Friday at Texas Relays

Sophomore Hannah Carson, junior Kole Weldon break records Friday at Texas Relays

03/26/2014

Texas Tech Set To Compete at 87th Texas Relays

No. 14 Red Raiders, No. 16 Lady Raiders to begin competition Thursday in Austin

05/02/2013

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

T&F: Big 12 Outdoors Preview

04/25/2013

Track: Red Raider Open Recap

Cierra White breaks school record in 100M

04/24/2013

Track: Red Raider Open Preview

Wes Kittley previews Texas Tech's Thursday's final home meet of the season

01/11/2013

Track Preps for Indoor Season

Track and Field Teams open Indoor Season at Texas Tech Open

Career Performance List

2013 OUTDOOR
Competed in the 100-meter dash, long jump and triple jump...earned All-Big 12 honors in the long jump...finished sixth overall in the long jump at the Big 12 Championships with a career-best leap of 5.94-meters (19'-6.00") into a headwind...one of two freshmen to finish in the top-6 in the event at the conference meet...recorded three jumps over 19-feet on the season...recorded a season-best mark of 11.62-meters (38'-1.50") in the triple jump at the Aztec Invitational (3/16)...clocked a season-best 12.32 seconds in the 100-meter dash at the UTEP Springtime Invitational (3/23).

2013 INDOOR
Competed in the long jump and triple jump...earned All-Big 12 honors in the triple jump...finished seventh at the Big 12 Championships in the triple jump with a leap of 11.86-meters (38'-11.00") on her second jump of the season in the event...one of three freshmen in the Big 12 to earn all-conference honors in the triple jump...recorded a season-best mark of 5.63-meters (18'-5.75") in the long jump at the Tyson Invitational (2/8)...finished second at the Masked Rider Open with a jump of 5.61-meters (18'-5.00")...recorded six jumps over 18-feet on the season in the long jump...finished 18th at the Big 12 Championships in the event.

SAGINAW HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered four years in track and field and basketball...competed in the long jump, 100-meter dash and as a member of the 4x100 and 4x400 relay teams...four-year district champion in the long jump with a career-best mark of 5.86-meters (19'-3.00")...finished second in the long jump at the regional meet...career-best time of 11.7 in the 100-meter dash...named both Offensive Player of the Year and Defensive Player of the year as a member of the basketball team.

PERSONAL
Gionna Marissa Jackson...daughter of Marvin and Collette Jackson...father played football at the University of North Alabama...uncle, Calvin, played basketball at Incarnate Word...has one sibling, Marlette... plans to major in Exercise and Sports Sciences at Texas Tech.

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