Position
Hurdles
Height
5'5
Class
Junior
Hometown
Vacaville, Calif.
Major
Screen Arts, Communications Studies
High School
Vacaville HS

Career Record

2019 All-American (400m Hurdles)
2019 SEC Champion (400m Hurdles)
2019 All-SEC First Team (Outdoors)
2x Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll (2019, 2020)
2018 USATF Junior 400 Meter Hurdle Champions
2018 IAAF U20 World Championship Semifinalist
2017 Texas Relays Champion (300 Hurdles)
2017 Mt. SAC Relays Champion (100 & 300 Hurdles)
2016 California State Champion (300 Hurdles)

2020 INDOOR (JUNIOR)
Gold medalist in the 400 meter run at the MLK Jr. Invitational with a personal best time of 54.79 … member of the 4×400 meter relay squad that claimed gold at the Corky Classic with a time of 3:38.22 … captured silver at the Corky Classic with a time of 55.63 in the 400 meters … took third in the 400 meter dash at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 54.80 … member of the 4×400 meter relay squad that took fourth at the Razorback Invitational with a time of 3:35.88 … represented LSU at the SEC Championship in the 400 meters.

2019 OUTDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Won first-career SEC title with a PR of 56.77 in the 400 meter hurdles at the SEC Championships … took sixth at the NCAA Championships in the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 57.48 … helped the 4×400 meter relay to an eighth-place finish at the SEC Championships with a time of 3:38.20 … member of the 4×400 meter relay that took 12th at the NCAA Championships … claimed gold medals in the 400 meter hurdles at the Texas Relays (57.28) and LSU Invitational (56.82) … member of the 4×400 meter relays that placed second at the LSU Invitational (3:38.99) and Miami Hurricane Invitational (3:34.68) … placed sixth in the 400 meter hurdles at the LSU Alumni Gold.

2019 INDOOR (SOPHOMORE)
Represented LSU in the 400 meter dash at the SEC Championships … took second in the 400 meter dash at the Red Raider Invite with a time of 56.17 … ran a 400 meter dash time of 56.28 at the New Mexico Classic to place sixth … member of the 4×400 meter relay that finished fourth at the Red Raider Invite with a readout of 3:49.27 … took eighth in the 200 meter dash at the UAB Invitational (25.08).

2018 OUTDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Placed fourth at the SEC Championships with a 400 meter hurdle time of 57.77 … claimed gold at the Louisiana Classics in 100 meter hurdles (13.57) and 400 meter hurdles (1:00.29) … garnered bronze at the Battle on the Bayou in the 400 meter hurdles (58.83) … took fourth in the 400 meter hurdles at the Pac-12/Big Ten Invitational with a time of 1:00.12 … finished sixth in the 100 meter hurdles at the Pac-12/Big Ten Invitational (13.62w) … picked up sixth-place showings in the 400 meter hurdles at the LSU Alumni Gold (59.08) and LSU Invitational (57.82) … represented LSU at the NCAA East Preliminaries in the 400 meter hurdles.

2018 INDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Finished third at the LSU Twilight with a time of 8.43 in the 60 meter hurdles … took fifth in the 60 meter hurdles at the Purple Tiger Invitational with a readout of 8.39 … finished sixth in the 200 meter dash at the Larry Wieczorek Invitational (24.92) … placed seventh in the 60 meter hurdles at the Larry Wieczorek Invitational with a readout of 8.48 … took ninth with a time of 8.54 in the 60 meter hurdles at the Corky Classic finished 10th in the 60 meter hurdles at the New Mexico Collegiate Classic (8.45) … finished 15th at the SEC Championships in the 60 meter hurdles (8.40).

PRIOR TO LSU
One of the elite hurdle prospects in the country in the Class of 2017 … The No. 8-ranked 100-meter hurdler nationally in the Class of 2017 with a personal best of 13.42 seconds (+1.9) run during her senior season in 2017 … Also ranked No. 4 nationally among all classifications and No. 3 in the United States among members of the Class of 2017 in the 300 hurdles with a time of 40.78 during the 2017 season … Ranked among the Top 6 performers nationally in the Class of 2017 in each of the 100-meter hurdles, 300-meter hurdles and 400-meter hurdles during her junior season in 2016 before signing her National Letter of Intent at LSU … Crowned the California State Champion in the 300-meter hurdles while running for Vacaville High School in 2016 … Struck gold in the state final at the California Interscholastic Federation State Track & Field Championships with a personal-best time of 40.62 … Ended the 2016 season as the nation’s No. 1-ranked prep performer in the 300 hurdles among members of the Class of 2017 … Even ranked No. 2 nationally among all high school classifications … Was also the California state bronze medalist in the 100-meter hurdles during the 2016 season after clocking 13.66 (+1.2) for third place in the state final … Ran her seasonal-best time of 13.52 in the 100 hurdles to win the event title at the Monticello Empire League Championships during her junior season … 13.52 tied for No. 14 on the national list among all classes and ranked No. 6 among members of the Class of 2017 for the 2016 outdoor season … Ran the 400 hurdles in two meets during the 2016 season, clocking a personal best of 59.23 in a fifth-place finish at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals … Was the No. 4-ranked 400-meter hurdler in the Class of 2017 and ranked No. 11 nationally in all classifications in the event in 2016 … Placed 11th overall in the 100-meter hurdles at the 2016 New Balance Outdoor Nationals … Also ran the 400-meter hurdles at the 2016 USA Track & Field Junior Championships … Won the 300-meter hurdles at the prestigious Arcadia Invitational in 2016 with a time of 41.29 … Also finished runner-up in the event at the 2016 Texas Relays after crossing the finish line in 41.01 … Swept silver medals in the hurdle events at the 2016 Mt. Sac Relays with times of 13.72 (+0.9) in the 100 hurdles and 41.68 in the 300 hurdles … Followed during the 2017 season by winning the 300 hurdles and scoring the silver medal in the 100 hurdles at the 2017 Texas Relays … Swept both hurdle titles at the 2017 Mt. SAC Relays to also highlight her senior season … Medaled at the CIF State Track & Field Championships as a sophomore in 2015 while scoring the state silver medal in the 300 hurdles with a time 41.17 in the final … Placed eighth in the state final of the 100 hurdles during her sophomore season with a run of 13.97 (+1.4) … Ran both the 100 hurdles and 400 hurdles at the New Balance Outdoor Nationals in 2015 … Became a state finalist for the first time as a freshman in 2014 while placing sixth overall in the 100-meter hurdles with a wind-aided time of 13.94 (+2.4) at the CIF State Championships … Won her age group title in the 100 hurdles at the Mt. Sac Relays as a freshman in 2014 with a winning time of 14.21 (+1.4).

PERSONAL
Full name is Jurnee Carmen Woodward … Born on Nov. 21, 1999 … Mother is Da’Fona McClain Jackson … Has two younger siblings, Jaxin and Jazzlyn … An honor student at Vacaville High School with a 3.5 cumulative grade-point average for her high school career … Extracurricular activities include being an AVID tutor and a Link Crew member … Also writes television scripts and produces short films … double majoring in Screen Arts and Communication Studies.

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