Jelani Legohn
Jelani  Legohn

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Oxnard, Calif.

High School:
Oxnard HS '13

Height:
5-6

Event:
Sprints

Major:
Linguistics


06/30/2016

Record 61 Aggies earn Big West All-Academic

UC Davis has 89 honorees in fall, winter and spring combined

06/30/2016

UC Davis places 63 on Big West Academic squads

Conference announces winter and spring teams

04/29/2016

Causeway Classic sweep clinches Causeway Cup

UC Davis men win 105-87 while women edge Hornets 97-95 by winning final event

04/22/2016

Field events crew picks up three wins at Cal

Aggies open weekend at Brutus Hamilton meets

04/02/2016

Men win Mondo, Beattie ties women's high jump mark

Aggies perform well at Mondo Team Challenge on other side of the causeway

Career Bests:

Event Mark Meet Date
400H 54.27 Sacramento State Mondo Mid Major Challenge 04/10-04/12/14

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.