Kelly Jackson has committed to Air Force for the 2018-19 season. Jackson trains at Hill’s Gymnastics, the gym where Florida alumna and NCAA champion Kytra Hunter did her club training.
Jackson began competing as a Level 10 gymnast in December 2016 at the Robin Cone Memorial Classic, where she tied for fifth on floor, for sixth on vault, and was sixth on bars and seventh in the all around. In 2017, Jackson competed at the Maryland State Championships, where she was tenth in the all around, on bars and beam, eleventh on floor and twelfth on vault. She then qualified to the Region 7 Championships, where she tied for fourteenth on vault, and was sixteenth on floor, nineteenth on bars and twentieth in the all around. Jackson was fourth on bars, beam and in the all aroun at the 2017 Parkettes Invitational.