- Kyra Jefferson
- Detroit, Mich.
- Cass Technical
2013: Second Team All-American in the women’s 200 meters indoors in a PR of 23.43 … Competed in two meets outdoors before redshirting the outdoor season … Won the women’s 60 meters at the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, crossing in a collegiate-best time of 7.35 … Earned her first career individual victory at the Razorback Invitational in the women’s 200, crossing in 23.48 … Member of winning 4x4 at the Razorback Invitational, crossing in 3:31.68 for the top time in the NCAA at the time … SEC Freshman Academic Honor Roll.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Competed at Cass Technical High School in Detroit, Mich … Jefferson is the three-time defending MHSAA Division I State Champion in the 200 meters and also clinched the 100 and 200-meter titles last season … Jefferson is the national champion in both events, having captured victories in the 100 and 200 meters at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals in 2011 … Jefferson boasts high school bests of 7.57 (60m), 11.72 (100m), 23.81 (200m) and 39.53 (300m).