Track & Field

 Jazmyn Shorter
Jazmyn Shorter


St. Petersburg, Fla.

High School:


• 2008 NCAA Mideast Regional Finalist - 4x400m Relay
• 2008 NCAA Mideast Regional Semifinalist - 4x100m Relay
• Varsity Record Holder - Indoor4x400m Relay

2009 (Sophomore): Outdoor - Entered UK's outdoor record books in the 400m dash crossing the line in a personal-best time of 55.64 at the Florida Relays to rank ninth all-time at UK ... Ran opening leg of 4x400m relay squad that turned in a season-best time of 3:42.38 to place fifth overall at Sea Ray Relays ... Member of 4x400m relay that placed sixth overall at SEC Championships in 3:43.27 ... Ran opening leg of eighth-place 4x100m relay at SECs with a time of 45.87 ... At the Triton Invitational, ran on championship 4x400m relay team clocking in at 3:53.56 ... Turned in season-best 200m time of 24.16 at SEC Championships. Indoor - Recorded the fourth-fastest 400m time in UK history at the SEC Championships, crossing the finish line in 10th place to stop the clock at 55.16 ... At McCravy Memorial Meet, competed on third-place 4x400m relay team that posted a season-best time of 3:42.43 ... Ran anchor leg of 4x400m relay that took home seventh place at SEC Championships in a time of 3:42.75 ... At the Penn State National Invitational, finished eighth in the 200m dash in a time of 24.53 to tie her personal-best effort.

2008 (Freshman): Outdoor - At Mideast Regional, member of 4x400m relay team that finished 11th overall with a time of 3:42.23 ... Member of 4x100m relay team at Regionals that placed 12th in a time of 45.91 ... At SEC Championships, member of 4x400m relay squad that finished in fifth-place time of 3:39.48 ... Member of 4x100m relay squad that finished in seventh-place time of 45.48 at SECs ... Ran season-best mark at conference meet in 400m run clocking in at 56.17 ... Posted season-best time in the 200m of 24.62 at Jesse Owens Classic. Indoor - At Iowa State Qualifier, member of 4x400m relay team that tied the UK record of 3:38.08 set in 1996 ... Member of 4x400m relay squad that finished fifth at the SEC Championships in a time of 3:38.10 ... Ran UK's fourth-fastest time ever in the 400m dash of the McCravy Memorial crossing the finish at 55.35 ... At the Tyson Invitational, notched season-best 200m time of 24.53 ... Posted season-best 60m time of 7.77 at SEC/Big 10 Challenge.

High School: A four year member of her high school track team ... Competed in the 100, 200 and 400 Meters ... Holds the school record in both the 200 Meters (24.67) and 400 Meters (53.73) ... Track Team captain 4 years ... 2006 District and Regional Champion in the 200 Meters ... 2006 Golden South Classic Champion in the 400 Meters ... 2007 District Champion 200 Meters ... Back-to-back Class 3A State Champion in the 400 Meters (2006 and 2007) ... 2006 Pinellas County Female Athlete of the Year ... 2007 Co-Female Athlete of the Year ... Undefeated in the 400 meters in 2006 and 2007 ... NIKE high school All-American 400 Meters ... Finished ninth in 400 Meters at the NSIC Championships ... Ranked in the top 10 in the U.S. in the 400 Meters (53.73) ... Coached by Anthony Snead and Garlynn Boyd ... Lettered four years as a power forward on the basketball team averaging 15.0 points and 15 rebounds per game ... Named to the All-County and All-Suncoast basketball teams ... Named to the 2007 Senior All-Star South squad ... Nominated by her senior class as the most athletic.

Personal: Full name is Jazmyn NaShae` Shorter ... Born January 6, 1989 in St. Petersburg, Fla. ... Parents are Jeffrey Shorter and Lori Seabrook ... Has two brothers, Jeffrey and Paris ... Nickname: "Jaz" ... Major is kinesiology.

Personal Bests: 400m dash - 53.73; 200m dash - 24.44.

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