Coach Jasmine Wilks A.K.A Jazz Cross Country/Track
Occupation: Youth Career Specialist
Bio: Coach Jazz is an Ohio native that moved to Detroit in 2011 to continue her athletic and academic endeavors. She attended the University of Detroit Mercy where she obtained her bachelor’s in psychology in 2015 and two years later, her Masters in Family and Human Development. She currently works for an organization that provides employability skills to DPS youth. She is married with one son and resides in Redford, Mi.
Accomplishments : Coach Jazz was a NCAA Division 1 Collegiate Track & Field Athlete @ The University of Detroit Mercy (2011-2015) where she was All Conference in the 4x100 meter, 4x400 meter, 400MH (outdoor), 400 (Indoor) Distance Medley Relay (indoor). Horizon League Conference Runner Up in the 400MH, Horizon League Champions 4X400m indoor/outdoor, Distance Medley Relay (indoor). She also broke a 20+ year old 400mh record and is currently the UDM Record Holder of the 400MH, Rookie of the Year-2012, Coaches Award-2013, 2x MVP - 2013, 2014.
Social media link: Instagram: Casstechtnf Facebook: Casstechtnf
Overall Record: East Side Jamboree CC meets 3-1
Highlights: In 2019, Cass Tech CC went 3-1 in our regular CC season. We have East Side Championships coming up October 8th and then City Championships October 16th. Prior to 2019, Cass Tech Track team went All City, All Region, All State qualifying 2 relays teams (4x2, 4x4, 300H) this past season.
Seniors: Paige Lyles, Dominica Rooks, Miya Davis, Jameelah Jammeh, Tayrn Richard