LAMONI, IA - Allyson Young has joined Graceland University Track and Field, announced Head Coach Nick Ekel.
"We are incredibly excited to welcome Allyson to our Track & Field team. She is a dedicated student-athlete who has been well prepared by Coach Desman Oakley at Interstate 35 High School. She will make an immediate impact with our horizontal jumps crew."
Allyson arrives at Graceland from Saint Charles, IA, where she attends Interstate 35 High School. In high school, she played various sports including basketball, softball, and track. She earned numerous accolades including the four varsity letters in track, two in basketball, and two in softball.
Allyson, the daughter of Jeff and Lesa Howard, will be attending Graceland University after she completes her last semester at Interstate 35 High School this spring. While at Graceland, she will compete in track and field in jum sprits and hurdles, and intends to major in Physical Therapy.
The Graceland University Athletic Department and the track and field program are excited to have Allyson join the Yellowjackets for next year and are looking forward to watching her rise through the college rankings in her collegiate career.
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