Jess Barton
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    Jess Barton

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Franklin, Wis.

    High School:
    Franklin

    Height:
    5-2

    Event:
    100m, 200m

    FRESHMAN (2009): Posted a season-best time of 12.87 in the 100-meter dash at the Front Range Invitational...clocked a time of 26.86 in the 200-meter dash at the Arizona State Invitational...also ran a leg of the 4x100-meter relay team (48.17) that posted the second-fastest time of the season at the Mountain West Conference Championships...competed in the 60-meter dash (8.09c) and 200-meter dash (26.82) during the indoor season.

    HIGH SCHOOL: Placed fifth in the pole vault at the Wisconsin Division I state track and field championships...qualified to the 2008 state meet in three events...recorded a personal-best clearance of 10'0" n the pole vault...also clocked a time of 12.93 in the 100-meter dash.

    PERSONAL: Majoring in foreign area studies...future plans include becoming a pilot...earned jump wings over the summer...also spent time on leave in hometown of Milwaukee...hobbies include snowboarding, skiing and reading...member of Cadet Squadron 14.

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