University of Iowa Athletics
Sprints

Khullen Jefferson

Class Fr.
Hometown Lynwood, Ill.
High School Thornton Fractional South

High School — seven-time conference champion, helping team to three straight conference titles… won 400-meter sectional title as a junior… set school records in 200 (22.06) and 400 meters (48.34)… earned All-America honors sophomore year in 200 meters (21.96) at Junior Olympics… also played wide receiver in football, earning Male Athlete of the Year as a senior… three-time all-conference and two-time all-state honoree, earning all-section honors junior year… Senior Club and Men of Character member… coached by Stephen Nelson.

Personal — born January 15, 2002… son of Bernard and Shaunda Jefferson… sibling is Kahlil… sports & recreation management major.