Nyjah Turner
Nyjah Turner
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Horn Lake, Miss.
High School: Horn Lake (MMI)
Events: Sprints


2018-19: Indoor- made five appearances during indoor season... had a carer-best 3.98m (13' 0.75") in the long jump... ran a career-best 9.11 in the 60 at the Springfield Triangle Classic... outdoor- made five appearances during outdoor season.. ran a career-best 14.00 in the 100 at the CGA Invitational... had a career-best 4.38m (14' 4.5") in the long jump at the NEWMAC Championships

2017-18: Indoor- made three appearances during indoor season... ran a career-best 30.95 in the 200 at the Wheaton Invitational... outdoor- made five appearances in the outdoor season... ran a career-best 30.77 in the 200 a the Springfield Classic 

2016-17: was on the Coast Guard rifle team in the winter and posted best times of 14.89 in the 100 meters, 31.33 in the 200 meters during the outdoor season

HIGH SCHOOL: ran for coach Tyrone Hall at Horn Lake High ... also a member of the swimming and rifle teams

PERSONAL:  Attended Marion Military Institute ... Marine and Environmental Science major ... has an older brother Kendrick ... daughter of James Patterson and Tanielle Turner-Patterson