Jeri Johnson-Chambers
Jeri  Johnson-Chambers

Hometown:
Moorhead, Minn.

High School:
Moorhead HS

Position:
Throws

Experience:
High School

Graduated:
2013


05/29/2013

Minnesota Places 167 Student-Athletes On Spring Academic All-Big Ten Teams

Women's track and field leads the way with 45 recognized individuals

04/19/2013

Gophers Split Squad for LSU, Iowa Meets

Both meets will take place on Saturday.

04/12/2013

Gophers Move to St. Thomas for Saturday Competition

Originally scheduled for Concordia-St. Paul, the meet has moved indoors.

04/06/2013

Brooks' 800-Meter PR Highlights Gophers' Third-Place Finish at Alabama

Todea-Kay Willis and Paige Orcutt earned event titles for Minnesota.

03/30/2013

Stanford Sets Personal Best, Finishes Third at Arkansas Spring Invitational

Devin Stanford now ranks seventh in Gopher history in the hammer throw.

05/28/2013

NCAA West Preliminary Round

Photos by Becky Miller

Career Highlights:Ranks fifth in school history in the hammer throw and sixth in the weight throw with a career best toss of 56-2 3/4 • 2013 NCAA West Preliminary Round competitor.

2013 Season - Indoor: Finished 16th in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships (57-3) • set a personal record of 57-7 3/4 (17.57m), sixth-best in Minnesota history, at the Iowa State Classic • finished second at the Bison Classic. Outdoor: Finished 20th in the hammer at the NCAA West Preliminary Round with a throw of 190-2 (57.96m), the fifth-best in school history • eighth at the Big Ten Championships (185-4) • won at the UNLV Invite • second at the Alabama Invite, Hamline Twilight and Meet of the Unsaintly • 16th at the Drake Relays • Academic All-Big Ten.

2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in the weight throw at the Big Ten Championships • placed third at the Jack Johnson Classic with the sixth-best weight throw in Minnesota history (56-2 3/4) • runner-up at the Parents Day Open (55-10 1/4). Outdoor: Competed in the hammer throw at the Big Ten Championships • recorded a season-best throw of 171-3 (52.19m) in the hammer at the Bulldog Invite • won the hammer at the Holst Invitational (165-6) • finished second in hammer at the Tommie Twilight and Hamline Twilight • Academic All-Big Ten.

2011 Season Indoor:competed in the Minnesota Open in the weight throw and finished fifth (52-8 ¼ ) •took eighth at the Jack Johnson Classic with a mark of 52-0 •competed at the Northwest Open and finished third (51-0 ¾ ) •picked up another third place finish at the Brooks Classic (50-2 ¾ ) •competed at the St. Thomas Show Case and finished fourth (50-0 ¾) • placed 11th at the Parents' Day Open and finished seventh (48-10 ¼)Outdoor:competed in the hammer throw at the Mesa Classic and placed seventh (154-2)

2010 Season - Indoor:Competed in weight throw in four meets • placed fifth at the Brooks Classic with a season-best throw of 49-2 1/2.Outdoor:Competed in five meets in the hammer • threw in the Big Ten Championships • landed top throw of 160-0, placing seventh at Musco Twilight Meet • Academic All-Big Ten.

2009 Season:Redshirted in the indoor and outdoor seasons.

High School:A 2008 graduate of Moorhead High School • high school coach was Michael Dunn•a four-time all-state honoree • placed fourth in the shot put as both a junior and senior at the Minnesota Class AA meet • placed sixth in the discus in 2007, seventh in 2008 • owns personal best of 42-3 in the shot put and 135-0 in the discus • also lettered in volleyball • an honor student.

Personal:Born June 3, 1990 • majoring in Physical Therapy • daughter of Lori Johnson • has an older brother Joe, who played football at Minnesota State Moorhead • hobbies include skydiving, snowboarding, playing volleyball and the violin.


CAREER BESTS
Event Mark (All-Time Rank)
Meet
Weight Throw 57-7 3/4 (17.57) (6th) ISU Classic (2/8/13)
Hammer Throw 190-2 (57.96m) (5th) NCAA West (5/23/13)

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