Spencer Jackson
    Spencer  Jackson

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Peoria, Ill.

    High School:
    Peoria

    Position:
    Sprints

    Birthdate:
    12/16/1992

    Experience:
    SR


    02/14/2015

    Raven Saunders highlights eight Saluki titles on Day Two of Fred Wilt Invitational

    Just one week after setting the American Junior record at 17.64m (57-10.50), Saunders broke it again -- along with the all-time SIU and MVC indoor records -- at 17.99m (59-00.25).

    02/07/2015

    Historic performance highlights dominant final day of SIU Invitational

    Freshman Raven Saunders broke the all-time indoor American Junior (Under-19) shot put record on her winning throw of 17.64m (57-10.50).

    07/02/2014

    182 Salukis earn academic honors from MVC

    Six earn presigious President's Council Academic Award

    05/18/2014

    Saluki women finish third, men fifth at conclusion of MVC Outdoor Championships

    Ashley Gaston (discus) and Luke James (triple jump) won individual MVC titles on Sunday, and Josh Freeman (MVC Most Outstanding Field Athlete) and Sadie Darnell (Elite 18) were recognized as MVC award recipients.

    04/18/2014

    Salukis wrap up solid day at both Kansas Relays and Mt. SAC Relays on Friday

    Ashley Gaston won the discus at the Kansas Relays with the 24th-best collegiate throw in the country in 2014 (52.84m/173-04).

    01/11/2014

    2014 Saluki Open, Day Two

    Photos from Day Two of the Saluki Open, Jan. 11, 2014

    TFRRS Bio

    2013-14
    Ran a leg of the 4x400m race that finished first at the Saluki Open in 3:28.32...Finished sixth of 26 in the 200m at the SIU Invitational with a 23.17 finish...Competed in three events (60m, 200m, 4x400m) in eight indoor meets...Participated in four events (100m, 200m, 4x100m, 4x400m) in seven outdoor meets...MVC Commissioner's Academic Excellence Award recipient.

    2012-13:
    Participated in three events (60m, 200m, 4x400) in eight meets indoors and three events (100m, 200m, 4x200) in seven meets outdoors...Notched five top-third finishes across both seasons...Set a personal best outdoors in the 200 meter dash (22.27, Ole Miss Invite).

    2011-12
    Competed in five different events in ten meets combined in the indoor and outdoor seasons (55m, 60m, 100m, 200m, 400m)...Notched five top-ten finishes, all in the outdoor season...Best finish came at the Vanderbilt Black and Gold in the 100m, where he finished third with a time of 11.30.

    High School
    Three year all-conference, all-state selection...State qualifier in 4x200 relay and 200 meter dash junior and senior year...Illinois State Scholar.

    Personal
    Full name is Spencer Allan Jackson...Born on Dec. 16, 1992...Son of Steven and Annette Jackson...Has three siblings, Sterling, Sedrick, and Tanya...Relative of former NBA player AJ Guyton...Majoring in sport administration.

    Saturday, Mar 28
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Carbondale, Ill. 9:00 AM Live Results
    Saturday, Apr 4
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    Track Charleston, Ill. All Day
    Friday, Apr 10
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    Track Knoxville, Tenn. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 11
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    Track Knoxville, Tenn. All Day
    Thursday, Apr 16
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    Track Walnut, Calif. All Day
    Friday, Apr 17
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    Track Walnut, Calif. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 18
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Walnut, Calif. All Day
    Friday, Apr 24
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    Track Jonesboro, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, Apr 25
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    Track Jonesboro, Ark. All Day
    Saturday, May 2
    SPORT LOCATION TIME MEDIA
    Track Terre Haute, Ind. All Day