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 Jasmine Adekoya
Jasmine Adekoya
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Missouri City, Texas

High School:
L.V. Hightower Highschool

Last College:
Williams College

Height:
5-8

Position:
Throws

05/03/2013

Atkinson Leads Track & Field On First Day of Big 12 Championships

Junior earns All-Big 12 honors with second-place finish in hammer throw.

05/02/2013

Track & Field Leads Big 12 with 41 on Academic All-Big 12 Teams

Bears have total of 32 first-teamers between men's, women's squads.

04/21/2013

Track & Field Wins 11 Events At Michael Johnson Classic

Bears get final tune-up before conference meet on Saturday in Waco.

04/13/2013

Track & Field Wins Three Events At Texas Invitational

Junior Erin Atkinson breaks school record in the hammer throw.

04/06/2013

Track & Field Ends Run At Florida Relays

Atkinson sets school's hammer throw record for third time in 2013.

05/03/2013

Big 12 Track and Field - Day One - 05/03/2013

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• Two-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member
• 2012 Academic All-Big 12 first team honoree

2012: Competed in six indoor events in the weight throw competition...Had a season-best throw of 56-1.75 to finish eighth at the Texas A&M Invitational...Recorded a season-high finish of fifth in the first meet of the year by posting a 53-6.5 mark at the Texas A&M 10-Team Invitational...Wrapped indoor season with hurl of 52-1.75 to place 17th at the Big 12 Indoor Championships...Participated in five outdoor meets in the hammer throw and four in the discus...Had a season-best tally in the hammer throw while winning the Texas Tech Open with a throw of 177-5...Took 18th in the discus (133-5) and 16th in the hammer throw (167-11) at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships to close season...Honored twice on the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll (Fall & Spring)...Recognized on the Academic All-Big 12 first team.

2011: Did not participate in any meets.

Freshman (2010 - Williams (Mass.) College): Helped D-III Willams (Mass.) College to NESCAC outdoor conference team title...Earned all-New England honors in discus and hammer throws...Provisionally qualified for NCAA D-III national championships in discus throw...Had personal bests of 43.20 meters in discus and 42.54 meters in hammer throw.

High School: Helped L.V. Hightower (Texas) High School to district championships as senior in 2009...Qualified for the regional meet three times...Lettered all four years in track and field...Member of the National Honor Society and earned National Merit Scholarship Outstanding Achievement Awards...Served on student council and was a member of Texas Association of Future Educators.

Personal: Full name is Jasmine Fatima Adekoya...Born Feb. 9, 1991, in Houston, Texas...Daughter of Tony and Wanda Adekoya...Majoring in psychology.

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