Jada Sims - Women's Track and Field - Vanderbilt University Athletics

Jada Sims

Jumps/Multi

Class Junior
Event Jumps/Multi
Hometown Phoenix, Ariz.
High School Xavier College Preparatory
Major Political Science
Bio

Career Results

Career Honors
• 2021 USTFCCCA All-Academic
• 2021 Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• 2019-20 First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Fifth all-time at Vanderbilt in the pentathlon (3,634)
• Seventh all-time at Vanderbilt in the heptathlon (5,130)
• Fifth all-time at Vanderbilt in the outdoor high jump (5-08.50 ft./1.74m)
• Sixth all-time at Vanderbilt in the indoor high jump (5-07.25 ft./1.71m)

As a Sophomore (2020-21)
• USTFCCCA All-Academic
• Spring SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Competed in all four indoor meets and six outdoor meets
• Finished 11th in the high jump and 13th in the heptathlon (5,130) at SEC Outdoor Championships (May 13-15)
• Season-best high jump of 5-08.50 ft./1.74m during heptathlon at SEC Championships
• Runner-up in the heptathlon (5,005) at the Miami Invite (April 9-10)
• Finished 10th in the high jump (5-07.25 ft./1.71m) and pentathlon (3,515) at SEC Indoor Championships (Feb. 25-26)
• Second in pentathlon (3,634) at Music City Challenge (Feb. 12)
• Second at Vanderbilt Invitational (Jan. 15) in the high jump (5-07 ft./1.70m)

As a Freshman (2019-20)
• First-Year SEC Academic Honor Roll
• Competed at all five indoor meets
• Finished with sixth-best score in school history in pentathlon (3,410) at SEC Indoor Championships (Feb. 28)
• Finished fifth in the pentathlon (3,301) at Clemson Invitational (Jan. 24)
• Reached No. 10 in the school record book in the high jump (5-05 ft./1.65m) in her collegiate debut at Vanderbilt Invitational
• Outdoor season canceled due to coronavirus outbreak

The Sims File
• Arizona long jump state runner-up junior and senior seasons
• XCP Outstanding Athlete Award recipient her senior season
• Second at AAU Junior Outdoor’s in the heptathlon