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University of Miami Athletics

Jeffrey Uzzell

position

Sprints

Class

Junior

Hometown

McDonough, Ga.

Previous School

Tennessee

High School

Eagles Landing Christian Academy


2020 Indoor: Finished eighth in the 60m dash at the Wolverine Invitational with a personal best time of 7.04 seconds… Ran the 200m at the Vanderbilt Invitational… Recorded a personal best time in the 200m at the Texas Tech Invitational with a time of 22.04… Ran a personal-best time in the 200m dash with his time of 21.99 seconds at the Tiger Paw Invitational… Ran a personal-best time of 21.91 seconds in the 200m at the ACC Indoor Championships and was part of of the 4×400 relay that finished seventh with a time of 21.91. 

*AT TENNESSEE* 
2019 Outdoor: 

  • Finished fifth in the 4x100m relay with a time of 39.78 along with 33rd in the 200m prelims with a time of 21.92 at the SEC Outdoor Championships (5/11) 
  • Clocked a personal-best in the 100m with a time of 10.70 and also competed in the 200m (21.83) and the 4x100m relay (39.95) at the Tom Jones Invite (4/27) 
  • Ran in three events at the Tennessee Relays (4/13), including a first-place finish in the 4x100m relay (39.69), 14th in the 200m (21.55) and 22nd in the 100m (10.60)

2019 Indoor: 

  • Ran an indoor PR of 22.07 in the 200m dash at the Carolina Challenge (2/2)
  • Made his 300m college debut at the UAB Blazer Invite (1/11), finishing in 35.74
  • Tabbed a 60m personal record in his season debut, clocking a time of 6.96 at the Tennessee-Indiana Duals (1/5)

2018 Outdoor: 

  • Set a new personal best 200m time of 21.55 and finished 11th at the Tennessee Challenge (5/5)
  • Ran a personal best time in the 100m at the Tennessee Relays (4/12), clocking in at 10.81 and finishing 28th

2018 Indoor: 

  • At Clemson’s Bob Pollock Invitational (1/26), took 20th in the 60m (7.16) and 29th in the 200m (22.79)
  • Placed fourth in the 60m (7.04) and fifth in the 200m at the Indiana-Tennessee Dual (1/6)

Personal: 

  • PRs: 100m – 10.5; 200m – 21.49; 60m – 6.99
  • 2017 county, region, and state champion-100m, 200m, 4×100
  • 2016 county and region 2nd place-100m; state 3rd place-100m; county champion – 200m; state 2nd place-200m; 2016 county, region, state champions-4×100
  • 2015 region 2nd place-100m
  • 2014 region 2nd place-100m
  • 2014 Member Of Team USA in the World Youth Championship in Nanjing China-100m

Personal: 

  • Jeffrey Christian Uzzell wsa born on Sept. 22, 1998
  • Son of Jeffrey and Denise Uzzell
  • Biggest Sports Influence: “Usain Bolt because I have been watching him as long as I can remember.”
  • Majoring in Sport Management
  • Hobbies/talents include drawing