Full name: Jo Ann Terry-Grissom
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 137 lbs (62 kg)
Born: August 4, 1938 in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Affiliations: TSU Tigers, Nashville (USA)
Country: United States
Jo Ann Terry was a multi-event athlete for Tennessee State University, who ran track and played on the basketball team. She competed at two Olympic Games, and won a gold medal in the 80 metre hurdles at the 1963 Pan-American Games. In 1960, Terry won AAU titles in both the high hurdles and the pentathlon. She later became a physical education teacher and coach in the Indianapolis Public School System, and also continued to compete in mastersâ track and field.
Personal Bests: 100 â 11.1 (1961); HJ â 5-1 [1.55] (1960/61); LJ â 19-11Â¼ [6.08] (1964).
|1960 Summer||22||Roma||Athletics||Women's 80 metres Hurdles||United States||USA||4 h3 r1/3|
|1964 Summer||26||Tokyo||Athletics||Women's Long Jump||United States||USA||19 QR|
|1960 Summer||22||Roma||Athletics||United States||Round One||Heat Three||4||11.4||11.58|
|1964 Summer||26||Tokyo||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||19||5.91w|
|1964 Summer||26||Tokyo||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||Round One||18||5.65w|
|1964 Summer||26||Tokyo||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||Round Two||23||5.59||5.59|
|1964 Summer||26||Tokyo||Athletics||United States||Qualifying Round||Round Three||NP||5.91w|