K-State's Akela Jones lands in the sand pit during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the NCAA track and field championships last year in Eugene, Ore.
K-State's Akela Jones lands in the sand pit during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the NCAA track and field championships last year in Eugene, Ore. Don Ryan Associated Press
K-State's Akela Jones lands in the sand pit during the long jump event of the heptathlon at the NCAA track and field championships last year in Eugene, Ore. Don Ryan Associated Press

Kansas State track star Akela Jones ready for important string of competitions

May 12, 2016 04:31 PM