|El Paso, Texas|
2013: Placed eighth in Javelin at HAAC Championships...Placed seventh in 100 meters at HAAC Outdoor Championships.
Personal: Mercedes Alexis Johnson-Ishmon was born in Freeport. Ill., and is the daughter of Maria Johnson and Leslie Ishmon…has 3 siblings, Kiley, Quention and Michale…ran track at Coronado High School in El Paso, Tex., where the ThunderBirds were 2011 District Champions…finished in 2nd place at Regionals for Javelin…was a member of the I.B. Program, Honor Society, and Spanish Honor Society in High School…chose Baker over Kentucky State, McPherson, Grandview and McMurry…enjoys dancing…Majoring in Biology.