Janeah Stewart

Janeah  Stewart


Calumet City, Ill.

High School:

Last College:
Iowa Central CC




Pair of Medals Highlight Final Day of USATF Outdoor Championships

Volunteer Coach Jessica Ramsey Came Within Two Inches of U.S. Title


Sam Kendricks Wins Fifth-Straight USA Outdoor Pole Vault Title

Kendricks is the First to Win Five Straight Outdoors Since 1940-44


Young Finishes Fourth, Erb Advances at Day Two of USATF Outdoor Championships

Young Finished Six-Thousandths of a Second Shy of a Medal


Rebels Flawless at Day One of USATF Outdoor Championships

All Four Current or Former Rebels Advanced on Day One


Past and Present Rebels Set for USATF Outdoor Championships

National Meet Runs from June 21-24 in Des Moines, Iowa


2018 NCAA Outdoor, Day Two

Photos from Day Two of the 2018 NCAA Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Ore.


2018 SEC Outdoor Championships, Day Three

Photos from Day Three of the 2018 SEC Outdoor Championships (via Donald Page)


2018 SEC Outdoor Championships, Day Two

Photos from Day Two of the SEC Outdoor Championships (via Donald Page)


2018 SEC Outdoor Championships, Day One

Photos from Day One of the 2018 SEC Outdoor Championships (via Donald Page)


2018 NCAA Indoor, Day One

Photos from Day One of the 2018 NCAA Indoor Championships at Texas A&M.


2016-17 (Junior)

First-Team All-American (Shot Put, 8th Place)
Second-Team All-American (Weight Throw, 13th Place)
SEC Champion (Weight Throw)
Second-Team All-SEC (Shot Put, 2nd Place)

Qualified for the NCAA Indoor Championships in both the shot put and weight throw ... Earned first-career Division I All-American honors, earning First-Team in the shot put (eighth place) and Second-Team in the weight throw (13th place) ... Won the SEC title in the weight throw at an SEC meet record and Ole Miss school record of 23.18m (76-00.75), a five-foot PR that ranked as the sixth-best throw in the history of the NCAA at the time ... Finished the season ranked No. 7 in the United States at that throw ... Took eighth at the NCAA Championships in the shot put at indoor career-best 17.23m (56-06.50).

USA Qualifier (Shot Put, NP; Hammer Throw, 13th)
First-Team All-American (Shot Put, 5th Place)
2x Second-Team All-American (Discus, 9th; Hammer, 10th)
3x Second-Team All-SEC (Discus, 2nd; Hammer, 3rd; Shot, 3rd)

Qualified for the USA Outdoor Championships in both the hammer throw (13th place) and shot put (no place) ... One of two women to triple at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, qualifying in all three events in the shot put, discus and hammer ... Earned First-Team All-American honors with a fifth-place finish in the shot put ... Also earned Second-Team All-American honors with a ninth-place finish in the discus and 10th in the hammer ... Also tripled at the NCAA East Regional in the shot (4th), discus (5th) and hammer (11th) ... Earned three different Second-Team All-SEC honors with a runner-up finish in the discus, and two third-place finishes in the hammer and shot ... Set school record in the hammer throw at 64.69m (212-03) at the Florida Relays ... Recorded the second-best marks in school history in both the shot (17.86m/58-07.25) and discus (56.39m/185-00) ... Named SEC Field Athlete of the Week on May 2.

at Iowa Central CC (2015-16) 2016 NJCAA National Women's Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year ... Four-time NJCAA national champion (2015 indoor shot put, 2015 outdoor shot put, 2016 outdoor discus, 2016 outdoor hammer) ... 2016 runner-up in the outdoor shot put ... Nine-time NJCAA All-American, earning honors in the indoor and outdoor shot put, indoor weight throw, outdoor hammer throw and discus ... 2016 USTFCCCA Women's Midwest Indoor Field Athlete of the Year ... Named USTFCCCA Junior College National Athlete of the Week twice in 2016 ... Placed sixth in the shot put and eighth in the hammer throw at the 2015 USATF Junior Championships ... Iowa Central CC school record holder in the shot put (16.31m/53-6.25), discus (50.79m/166-8), hammer throw (58.95m/193-5) and weight throw (19.77m/64-10.5) ... Coached by former John Smith pupil, Brad Foote ... Competed at the USA Junior Championships in the shot put in 2015 after her first season at Iowa Central, finishing sixth.


High School
Lettered in basketball, softball and track at Thornwood High School ... Finished seventh overall at her first state track meet in the shot put at 39' 7" ... Ended high school with a PR of 40 feet in the shot put and 127 feet in the discus ... Was an All-Conference basketball player her senior year ... Graduated with honors and was a member of the National Honor Society

Born July 21, 1996, to Grace Stewart and LeRoy Watkins Jr. ... Majoring in exercise science ... Wants to work in physical therapy ... Her parents both attended Illinois State, where her father was a four-year starter on the basketball team from 1995-99 ... Her father played professional basketball in Holland, Portugal and Angola ... Scored 1,048 career points at Illinois State ... Chose Ole Miss over Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Miami, South Carolina and UConn.




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