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  Kara Jackson

Kara Jackson

Player Profile

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Bidwell, Ohio

High School:
Gallia Academy

Event:
Sprints

04/12/2014

Thompson Victory Leads `Cats At All-Ohio Championships

Senior Melissa Thompson won the 1500m run to help Ohio secure a fourth-place finish out of 19 teams at the All-Ohio Championships.

04/05/2014

Track Takes Dual Action At Cherry Blossom Invite

Junior Donyelle Brown (hammer throw) and sophomore Krista Roehlig (5000m) picked up event victories for the Bobcats Saturday.

04/04/2014

Ohio Track & Field Hosts First Home Meet Saturday

Bobcats prepare to compete in Ohio Cherry Blossom Festival on Saturday (noon).

03/28/2014

Brown Shines on Day One Of Vandy Black & Gold Invite

Junior Donyelle Brown automatically just missed out on breaking the school record in the hammer throw Friday.

03/27/2014

Ohio Set To Compete At Black & Gold Invite In Nashville

The Cats will travel to Vanderbilt University to continue their outdoor season March 28-29.

2013: INDOOR SEASON: Did not compete. OUTDOOR SEASON: Saw action in six events this season... Finished ninth with her 4x400m relay team at the Mid-American Conference Championships... Member of the eighth place 4x400m relay team at the Wake Forest Open... Posted a fifth place finish in the 400m at the Ohio University Women's Challenge and Men's Sunset Classic... Member of the seventh place 4x400m relay team and she also posted a personal-best time of 59.39 in the 400m at the All-Ohio Championships... Competed in the 200m and the 400m where she came in eighth and ninth respectively at the Miami RedHawk Invitational... Took runner-up honors with her 4x400m relay teammates and she also finished fourth in the 400m at the Ohio Open.

2012: INDOOR SEASON: Ran a season best time of 1:02.48 in the 400m dash at the Ohio State Invitational. Did not compete the rest of the season due to injury. OUTDOOR SEASON: Did not compete.

2011: INDOOR SEASON: Was a member of the 4x4 team that took fourth place at the Ohio State Invitational, her first time competing as a Bobcat. Took fifth place in the 4000DMR event at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships. OUTDOOR SEASON: Member of the 4x1 team that took second place at the ASICS/Winthrop Invitational. Also part of the 4x4 team that took first place and the 4x1 team the came in third at the Ohio Women's Team Challenge. Took third place in the 400m at the dame event with a time of 58.17. Also a member of the 4x4 team that placed third at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships.