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ORU Track Signs OKC Sprinter Jackson

ORU Track Signs OKC Sprinter Jackson

TULSA, Okla. – Oral Roberts Head Track and Field Coach Joe Dial has announced the signing of Kevin Jackson, Jr., out of Midwest City High School in Oklahoma City.

Kevin Jackson, Jr.  // Sprinter // Oklahoma City, Okla. // Midwest City HS

- Personal best of 10.31 seconds in the 100m dash, which he ran at the state semifinals

- Personal best of 21.41 in the 200m dash

- Earned Big All-City First Team honors in the 200m dash with a third place finish

- Also a member of the football team at Midwest City HS

- Chose ORU because "they have everything that I would want in a school; a beautiful campus, great programs and classes."

- Son of Kevin Jackson, Sr., and Tahasha Jackson

Coach Dial on Jackson

"Kevin is a perfect fit for ORU. He will help us continue our great tradition in the sprint events. He is extremely talented and we expect him to have a very successful career at ORU."

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