Chelsey

Jones

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Middle Distance
Year: Junior
Hometown: Mandeville, La.
High School: Mandeville
Major: Broadcasting

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performance List

Personal Bests
Indoor
60m: 7.71 (2/16/18)
200m: 24.64 (2/16/18)
400m: 54.99 (1/20/18)
600m: 1:32.11o (2/24/17)
800m: 2:13.81 (2/11/17)
Outdoor
200m: 24.67 (5/6/17)
400m: 54.18 (4/28/17)
800m: 2:13.38 (4/19/19)

Big Ten Championships
2019 (O): 400m - 57.49p (25th); 4x400m - 3:40.03 (5th)
2019 (I): 600m - 1:33.15p (17th); 4x400m - 3:47.35 (11th)
2018 (O): 4x400m - 3:38.09 (5th)
2018 (I): 400m - 55.36 (18th); 4x400m - 3:42.10 (10th)
2017 (O): 400 - 54.74 (13th); 4x100m - 46.85 (8th); 4x400m - 3:37.37 (3rd)
2017 (I): 600m - 1:32.11(o)(12th)

2019 (Junior)
Indoor: Placed 11th with the 4x400m relay (3:47.35) at the Big Ten Indoor Championships and was 17th in the 600m (1:33.15)...finished first with the DMR at the Graduate Classic with a time of 11:48.86.

Outdoor: Took fifth place with the 4x400m relay at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a time of 3:40.03...competed at the NCAA West Preliminary Round with the relay squad, finishing 24th...ran an 800m personal best of 2:13.38 at the Bryan Clay Invitational...took first place with the 4x400m relay at the Husker Spring Invitational (3:44.45).

2018 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Finished 10th in the 4x400m (3:42.10) and 18th in the preliminaries (55.36) of the 400m at the Big Ten Indoor Championships...set PRs in the 60m (7.71) and 200m (24.64) to finish fourth and third, respectively at the Nebraska Tune-Up...also set a PR in the 400m (54.99) at the Mark Colligan Memorial and finished second..claimed the 4x400m title at the Graduate Classic (3:48.33), Mark Colligan Memorial (3:41.29) and Frank Sevigne Husker Invite (3:40.8)...won the 200m at the Graduate Classic.

Outdoor: Placed fifth in the 4x400 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a time of 3:38.09...set a season best of 2:13.88 in the 800m to finish fourth at the Texas Tech Corky/Crofoot Shootout...also placed second in the 4x400m at the Texas Tech Corky/Crofoot Shootout (3:40.03).

2017 (Freshman)
Indoor: Set a PR in the 600m at the Big Ten Indoor Championship with an oversized track time of 1:32.11 to finish 12th...set a PR in the 800m at the Iowa State Classic with a time of 2:13.81...took fourth in the 400m at the Nebraska Tune-Up...posted a time of 1:32.78 in the 600m at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational, the 10th-fastest time in school history on a standard-sized track. 

Outdoor: Placed third in the 4x400m relay with a time of 3:37.37 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships and was eighth with the 4x100m team with a time of 46.85...also finished in 13th in the 400m with a time of 54.74...set PRs at the Texas Tech Red Raider Shoot-Out with a time of 54.18 in the 400m and at the Nebraska Invitational with a time of 24.67 in the 200m...won the Nebraska Invitational 200m.

Before Nebraska
Attended Mandeville High School in Mandeville, Louisiana...was a three-time Louisiana 5A state champion in the 800m...became the Louisiana state record holder in the 800m with a time of 2:12.04…also set a prep-best time of 55.11 in the 400m and was the state runner-up as a junior.

Personal
Born Nov. 20, 1997...parents are Charles and Zondra...brother, Charles Jones, is a running back for the Kansas State football team...major is sports media communications.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2