Andrea Jackson
Andrea Jackson
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Sumter, S.C.

High School:
Sumter

Event:
Jumps

2009-10: First ever NCAA Indoor Provisional Qualifier in Marshall history with a triple-jump distance of 42-02 feet at Virginia Tech...placed second at the C-USA Indoor Championships...Qualified for NCAA Outdoor Regionals with her second place finish at the C-USA Outdoor Championships with a distance of 12.78 meters...currently holds the school record in the triple-jump...won triple jump at: Akron Invitational, Marietta Invitational, Hurricane Invitational, Duke Invitational...posted the 16th best triple-jump distance in the country for indoor.

2008 Outdoor: Qualified for NCAA Regionals with a mark of 12.62m at the Duke Invitational...set the school triple jump outdoor record at the Penn Relays with a leap of 12.71m...had seven top ten finishes...ran in the 100-meter and 200-meter events at four events.

2008 Indoor: Had a standout seaason as a sophomore that included breaking the school record for the indoor triple jump on three separate occasions...best mark came at the end of the season at C-USA Championships with a distance of 40-00.75 placing sixth...five top ten finishes...took second place at the New Balance Invitational with a mark of 39-11.25.

2007 Outdoor: Finished first in the triple jump at the Ohio Open...best leap came at the UNC Invitational (11.47m).

2007 Indoor: Competed in the triple and high jump...claimed first place in the triple jump at the Akron Open.

Prior to Marshall: 2005 South Carolina State Champion in the triple jump...personal best in the triple jump is 38'5".

Personal: Born on April 13, 1988...daughter of Michelle Jackson...major is business with a minor in psychology.