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Clifford Robinson III - Track & Field - Kansas Jayhawks

Clifford Robinson III

Position Sprints
Class Senior
Hometown Leavenworth, Kan.
High School Leavenworth


2021 OUTDOOR (So.)
Ran in the 100 meters at the Ward Haylett Invitational, running a 11.03 to place seventh.

2020 INDOOR (So.)
Made his KU debut at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/6), competing in the 60 meters and 200 meters … Ran a personal best 6.96 in the 60 meters at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational (2/7-2/8) … Placed 12th in the 200 meters at the Arkansas Qualifier (2/21), running a personal best 22.12.

Transferred to KU from Wichita State, where he competed during the 2018 and 2019 indoor and 2019 outdoor seasons… Ran a personal best 10.96 at the American Outdoor Track and Field Championships, where he placed 19th overall… Competed at the 2019 Kansas Relays, where he was a part of the Shocker 4×100 meter relay team that placed fifth.

Lettered in football and track and field…Ran anchor as part of three-time state championship 4x100m relay team 2015-17…4x100m team ran the sixth fastest time in school history in 41.73…Finished third in the 100m and 200m at the state meet…Totalled nine KSHSAA 5A state medals, including five championships…Recruited by North Dakota State…Personal best – 6.90 60m, 10.71 100m, and 22.09 200m.

Son of Clifford and Dollie Robinson…Has four sisters, Lillie, Bianca, Ebony, and Kesia…Majoring in exercise science.