Bio: Makayla Jackson is a freshman pre-journalism major at The University of Missouri-Columbia. She is originally from Bartlesville, Oklahoma, where her love of sports began. Her love of sports turned into a career aspiration when she became the sport's editor for her state-award winning newspaper, The Fourth Estate. Makayla lettered in varsity basketball, track and field, and volleyball in high school. Out of the aforementioned sports, her favorite is basketball. She loves red velvet cake, the Denver Broncos, her family, the Duke Blue Devils, and will forever be a Mizzou Tiger.