- Allen Jackson
- 5' 9"
- Jacksonville, Fla. (First Coast HS)
- 143 lbs.
2007 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Best of 2:00.00 in 800m … Competed for Fletcher High School … Also played basketball and ran on cross country team … 2005 graduate of First Coast High School.
BEYOND THE STATS: Born Allen Jackson on June 6, 1987 in Widbey Island, Wash. … Son of Lueranze and Terri Johnson … Has one brother and three sisters … Father is in the Navy … Father played baseball at Concordia and Jarvis Christian College and mother ran track at Johnson C. Smith College … Florida Bright Futures Medallion Scholar … Who’s Who Among American High School Students … Chose Florida because of the cultural diversity and because of the standard of excellence in athletics and academics … Has lived in Japan (7 years), Puerto Rico (3 years) and the Philippines (1 year).
MAJOR: Sport Management