Jericca Pearson | Sprints/Jumps
Hometown: Gibbon, Neb.
Previous School: Gibbon
Major: Business and Accounting
200 meter dash: 27.44 (NWU Open)
High jump: 5' 1" (3 times)
Triple jump: 38' 4" (NAIA National Championships)
4x100 meter relay: 51' 3" (GPAC Championships)
2013 NAIA Outdoor National Qualfier (triple jump)
2013 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (high jump, triple jump)
2012 NAIA Outdoor National Qualifier (triple jump)
2012 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (triple jump-1st, high jump)
Prepped at Gibbon high school for four years ... All four years she placed at state in more than one event ... Her junior year she broke her high school's triple jump and 200m records ... She also earned Academic All-State honors and was on the National Honor Society.
Born May 25 in Fremont, Nebraska ... Daughter of Michelle Pearson ... Also a member of the Concordia basketball team ... helped mother move to Tennessee during the 2013 offseason.