- Kyra Jefferson
- Detroit, Mich.
- Cass Technical
· Two-time 2015 NCAA Division I Outdoor National Champion (4x400; 4x100)
· 2015 NCAA Division I Indoor National Champion (200m)
· 2015 USTFCCCA South Region Outdoor Track Athlete of the Year
· Three-time 2015 USTFCCCA Outdoor All-American (200m; 4x100; 4x400)
· Two-time 2015 SEC Outdoor Champion (200m; 4x400)
· Four-time USTFCCCA Indoor All-American (200m--3; 4x400--1)
· Two-time SEC Indoor Champion (200m--1; 4x400--1)
· Sixth-place finisher at 2015 USATF Outdoor Championships (200m)
· Owns UF’s indoor and outdoor 200m records (i: 22.63; o: 22.24)
High School PR | 200m: 23.53; 400m: DNR; 60m: 7.48
Collegiate PR | 200m: 22.24; 400m: 51.50; 60m: 7.34
2015: Captured Florida’s first-ever outdoor 4x100 relay national title and third outdoor 4x400 relay national title … Three-time USTFCCCA Outdoor All-American (200m, 4x100 and 4x400 relays) … Two-time USTFCCCA Indoor All-American (200m, 4x400 relay) … Helped the 4x100 relay break the program’s 22-year-old record with a time of 42.72 at the SEC Outdoor Championships … Broke program’s 4x400 relay record (3:29.58) to take the Rod McCravy Memorial title … Two-time All-SEC Outdoor First Team (200m, 4x400 relay) … All-SEC Outdoor Second Team (4x100 relay) … Two-time All-SEC Indoor First Team (200m, 400m) … Fourth-place finisher in the 200m at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Championships … Helped the 4x400 relay team to a fifth-place finish at the NCAA Division I Indoor Championships … Runner-up finisher in the 400m and part of the 4x400 relay team’s fourth-place finish at the SEC Indoor Championships … Collected runner-up honors in the 4x100 relay at the SEC Outdoor Championships … Nabbed the 200m title at the LSU Invitational … Helped the 4x100 relay team to titles at the NCAA Division Outdoor East Preliminary, LSU Invitational and UF Tom Jones Memorial … Won 400m (51.50—sixth-fastest on UF’s all-time top 10) and 4x400 relay titles at the Pepsi Florida Relays … Claimed 200m titles at the Tyson Invitational and Razorback Invitational … SEC Academic Honor Roll Member.
2014: USTFCCCA Indoor All-American (200m) … All-SEC Indoor First Team (4x400 relay) … All-SEC Indoor Second Team (200m) … Runner-up finisher in the 200m at the NCAA Division I Indoor Championships … Won the 4x400 relay title and took third place in the 200m at the SEC Indoor Championships … Ran the 200m semifinals at the NCAA Division I Outdoor East Preliminary … Claimed the 200m title at the Razorback Invitational (indoor) … Runner-up in the 60m at the Rod McCravy Memorial … Took third in the 200m at the Texas A&M Invitational (indoor) … Collected second-place finishes in the 200m and 4x100 relay at Pepsi Florida Relays … SEC Academic Honor Roll member.
2013: Competed indoors, redshirted for outdoor season … USTFCCCA Indoor All-American (200m) … Ran in the 200m preliminaries at the NCAA Division I Indoor Championships … Participated in the 200m and 60m preliminaries at the SEC Indoor Championships … Won the 60m at the Doc Hale – Virginia Tech Elite Meet … Took the 200m title and ran a leg for the 4x400 relay team’s win at the Razorback Invitational … Runner-up finisher in the 200m at the Doc Hale – Virginia Tech Elite Meet … Finished second in the 60m and 4x400 relay at the Crimson Tide Opener … SEC First-Year Academic Honor Roll member.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Competed at Cass Technical High School in Detroit, Mich. … Ran the 100m and 200m at the 2012 USATF Junior Outdoor Championships … Three-time (2009, 2011-12) MHSAA Division 1 LP Finals champion in the 200m … 2011 MHSAA Division 1 LP Finals champion in the 100m … Claimed three 100m titles and two 200m titles during the 2012 outdoor season … Recorded the United States’ eighth-fastest high school 200m time (24.11) of the year to take fourth place in the preliminaries, and a fifth-place finals finish (24.42), at the 2012 New Balance Nationals Indoor … Finished sixth in the 300m at the 2012 New Balance Collegiate Invitational … Champion in the 200m and the third-place finisher in the 100m at the 2011 New Balance Nationals Outdoor … Collected a runner-up finish in the 200m and a seventh-place finish in the 100m at the 2011 World Youth Trials … Crossed sixth in the 200m at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships, in addition to clocking the United States’ seventh-fastest high school 200m time (23.53) during the preliminaries … Runner-up finisher in the 200m with a time of 23.97—third-fastest high school indoor time in the United States for the year—at the 2011 New Balance Nationals Indoor … Nabbed five 60m wins and four 200m wins during the 2011 indoor season … Finished eighth in the 100m and sixth in the 200m at the 2010 New Balance Nationals Outdoor … Took sixth and seventh in the 100m and 200m, respectively, at the 2010 AAU Junior Olympic Nationals … Runner-up in the 200m at the 2010 Nike Indoor Nationals …Competed in the 100m and 200m at the 2009 AAU Junior Olympics … Kyra Jefferon’s DyeStat profile (for more high school performances and meet results).