Race Retro: Ford Runs 51.57 400m At Great Southwest In 2019

Northeast alumna and current USC star sprinter, Jan'Taijah Ford, raced her way to a then US No. 1 400m time in 2019 with her Great Southwest meet record of 51.57. 

Ford crushed the 400m field by nearly two whole seconds to finish as Florida's top 400m athlete of the 2019 season and the no. 2 400m athlete in the nation. 

1Jan'Taijah Ford12Northeast HS (Oakland Park)51.577
2Meghan Hunter12Provo53.357
3Dominique Mustin11North Canyon High School54.467
4Camille Peisner10Valor Christian High School54.757

The multi-time Florida state champion went on to become Florida's Gatorade Track and Field athlete of the year, finish third in the 400m at New Balance Nationals Outdoor, and awaits to start her official first year of college competition after this outdoor season was canceled due to Coronavirus. 

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