THIS YEAR: Freshman Jackie Childs will add to the Trojans' depth in the 110m HH and the triple jump.
HIGH SCHOOL: Attended Westover High in Albany, Ga. Was the state champion in the 110m HH as a senior with a time of 14.36. He was the Region champion in the 300m IH and was a three-time champion in the 110m HH. Also had bests of 13.93 in the 110m HH, 45-0 in the triple jump and 38.3 in the 300m IH. Also excelled in the classroom as an Academic All-American.
PERSONAL: Jackie Childs was born on November 9, 1994 in Albany, Ga...His parents are Jackie and Youdongula and he has two siblings, Alexandrea Childs and Chaneaeria Campbell...His hobbies include any sports competition, math and physics...His favorite food is hot wings...His favorite athlete is Michael Jordan because he exemplifies greatness with humility...He is an Aerospace Engineering major at USC...Would like to become a world-renowned pilot and fly around the world someday.
CAREER BESTS: 110m HH -- 13.93 300m IH-- 38.345-0