Jelani  Legohn
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Oxnard, Calif.

High School:
Oxnard HS '13

Height:
5-6

Event:
Sprints

Major:
Linguistics

2014: Competed primarily in 400 hurdles but also ran leg on Aggies' 4x400 relay... Posted season-best time of 54.27 in 400H while finishing 4th at Mondo Mid-Major Challenge... Was part of winning relay (3:15.83) at Causeway Dual... Competed in hurdles at Big West Championships.

OXNARD HS '13: Four-year letterwinner in track and field... Ran both the 110 high hurdles and 300 intermediate hurdles... Ventura County champion in both events as a senior... Second-place at CIF-Southern Section Championships... All-Ventura County and Ventura County All-time Performance winner for 300H... Won Marine Corps Distinguished Male Athlete Award and was named Oxnard High School Scholar-Athlete in 2013... Finished 5th in 55-meter dash at California State High School Indoor Championships... Finished in top nine percent of his graduating class... Oxnard Federation of Teachers Scholarship Recipient.

PERSONAL: Born in Oxnard, Calif... Majoring in linguistics... Parents are Fundi Legohn and Charlene Legohn... His four siblings attended or attend four different universities throughout California... Favorite facility he's competed at is at Mt. SAC... Title of his autobiography would be, "They Didn't See Him Coming"... Has career aspirations to work as a translator or liason for the United Nations.