|YR.||Jr. (I) / So. (O)|
|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||East Nashville Magnet HS|
2020 Track & Field*: Opened her sophomore season at the 2020 ETSU Track and Field Invitational (Jan. 10-11) in the 60m hurdles, high jump and shot put with a time of 8.94 and with marks of 1.50m and 8.35m…competed at the VMI Team Challenge (Jan. 25) in the long jump with a mark of 5.19m, 60m hurdles with a time of 8.84 and was a member of the 4x400 relay with a time of 4:10.86…competed at the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational (Jan. 31-Feb. 1) in the 800m run with a time of 2:52.99, 60m hurdles with a time of 8.84, long jump with a mark of 5.27m, high jump with a mark of 1.45m and shot put with a mark of 9.01m…competed at the Darius Dixon Invite (Feb. 14-15) in the 60m hurdles with a season-best time of 8.78, a high jump with a mark of 1.43m, and was a member of the 4x400 relay with a time of 3:59.10…scored at the SoCon Indoor Championships (Feb. 29-March 1) in the pentathlon placing sixth with a score of 3,061 points and in the 60m hurdles placing fourth with a mark of 8.88s.
*Outdoor season canceled due to COVID-19 pandemic
2019 Track & Field: Competed in a solo event on the indoor season, finishing with a 8.29s finish in the 60m sprint at the Buccaneer Track and Field Invitational (Feb. 1-2)…participated in the heptathlon at the HPU VertKlasse Meeting (March 21-23) on the way to a sixth place finish…closed out her season at the Catamount Classic (April 12-13) to record a personal best in shot put.
Prior to ETSU: Graduated from East Nashville Magnet High School in Nashville, Tennessee, where she lettered in track and field as a hurdler and multi-event specialist … Earned TSSAA DII state championships in 2016, 2017 and 2018 … Was a 2015 Junior Olympic All-American … Accumulated 42 points individually at the 2018 state championship, winning three of her four events … Placed first in the 300m hurdles at the 2015 Great 8 track meet at Vanderbilt University … Was team MVP in 2017 and 2018.
Personal: Born on Oct. 4, 1999 ... from Nashville, Tenn. … Daughter of Kenneth Johnson and Courtney Lewis … Kennedi’s uncle is former Mississippi State basketball star and former Boston Celtics player Dontae’ Jones, who enjoyed a 13-year professional career in the NBA and overseas from 1997-2010 … Anticipated major is criminal justice.