AS A JUNIOR: Jumper participated in both long jump and triple jump for the Irish ... had team-best triple jump in both indoor and outdoor seasons ... won the triple jump and placed second in the long jump at the indoor season-opening Blue and Gold Invitational ... followed that up by again placing first and second in the triple and long jumps, respectively, at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener ... continued success at home by winning the triple jump at the Notre Dame Invitational, while also placing seventh in the long jump ... placed 16th in triple jump and 18th in long jump at the Meyo Invitational, including 11.44m jump in the triple ... placed tenth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships with an indoor season-best jump of 11.64m ... placed fifth in the triple jump at the Alex Wilson Invitational, recording a 11.49m jump ... continued success at the outset of the outdoor season, using an 11.51m triple jump to finish ninth at the Arizona State Invitational ... finished second in both the long jump and triple jump at the Dave Rankin Track and Field Invitational in West Lafayette, Ind. ... placed first in the triple jump at the Hillsdale Relays, breaking 12m for the first time in her career at 12.01m ... finished seventh at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships by recording an 11.66m triple jump.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Opened the indoor track season with a first-place finish in the triple jump at the Notre Dame Blue and Gold Invitational ... recorded a personal-best jump of 11.39m (37-4 ?) ... also finished second in the long jump with a jump of 5.63m (18-5 ?) ... followed that with a first-place long jump of 5.15m (16-10 ?) at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener ... also finished fourth in the triple jump with a jump of 9.98m (32-9) ... finished second in both the long jump and the triple jump at the Notre Dame Invitational ... recorded jumps of 5.64m (18-6) in the long jump and 11.28m (37-0 ?) in the triple jump ... finished 10th in the long jump at the Indiana Relays with a jump of 5.46m (17-11) ... finished 24th in the long jump (5.49m, 18-0) at the Meyo Invitational ... recorded a jump of 10.99m (36-0 ?) to finish 15th in the triple jump at the BIG EAST Championship ... also finished 18th with a triple jump of 5.28m (17-3 ?) ... kicked off the outdoor season with a second-place finish in the triple jump a the Mike Poehlein Invitational, recording a jump of 11.33m (37-2 ?) ... also finished eighth with a long jump of 5.46m (17-11) ... triple jumped her way to a second-place finish at the Spartan Invitational with a jump of 11.08m (36-4 ?) ... also tried her hand at sprints, finishing seventh in the 100 meters (13.29) and 200 meters (27.09) ... finished second in the triple jump at the Eastern Michigan Invitational, jumping 11.48m (37-8) ... also took seventh in the 200 meters (28.34) and 10th in the long jump (4.94m, 16-2 ?) ... closed out her season with a seventh-place finish at the Hillsdale Relays, triple jumping 11.29m (37-0 ?)
AS A FRESHMAN: Added depth to the Irish horizontal jumps ... just missed out on qualifying for the BIG EAST indoor meet in the long and triple ... leapt 5.44m (17-10 1/4) at the Blue and Gold Invitational long jump, while also triple jumping 11.12m (36-5 3/4) ... did not compete during the 2007 outdoor track and field season.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Best triple jump mark was 11.71m (39-5), while top long jump distance was 5.585m (18-4) ... two-time Arizona state champion in triple jump ... earned first-team all-Southern Arizona honors and was named area Athlete of the Year as a senior by Arizona Daily Star ... named first-team area all-star and area Co-Athlete of the Year as a junior (2005) by Tucson Citizen ... majoring in political science.
MINOR'S CAREER INDOOR BESTS
|Long Jump (Notre Dame Invitational)||5.64m|
|Triple Jump (BIG EAST Indoor Championships)||11.64m|
MINOR'S CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS
|100 Meters (Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational)||13.01|
|200 Meters (2008 Spartan Invitational)||27.09|
|Long Jump (Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational)||5.47m|
|Triple Jump (Hillsdale Relays)||12.01m|