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DeJon Mayo

Jumps
Position
Junior
Class
Roanoke, Va.
Hometown
Cave Spring High School
High School

Background
• Qualified for the New Balance Nationals twice
• Named the 2018 Athlete of the State Meet 3A
• 2018 3A triple jump state champion
• 2018 3A 4x200m state champion
• 2018 3A Regional Indoor Field Athlete of the Year
• 2017 regional champion in the triple jump and high jump
• 2018 Cave Spring High School Field MVP
• Holds the Cave Spring High School record in the indoor triple jump, high jump and 4x400m

Personal
• Majoring in psychology
• Son of Latinya Lambert and Dequon Mayo
• Has one sister, Dasia, who competes in track and field at VCU
• Member of College Mentors for Kids, an organization that partners UVA students with kids from neighboring elementary schools with homework
• Counselor for Camp Dreamer Program in New York