Kegan Garnett
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    Kegan Garnett

    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Spearman, Texas

    High School:
    Spearman

    Event:
    Triple Jump, Long Jump

    2011-2013: Completed a two-year LDS mission to Indonesia.

    FRESHMAN YEAR | 2009-10: Competed in the long jump and triple jump...collected career-best indoor distances in both events at the Robert Shine Invitational...recorded a mark of 21'10¾" in the long jump and a 44'8¾" in the triple jump at that meet...recorded an outdoor-best distance in the long jump (21'6") at the Front Range Classic... cleared a career-best 45'1½" in the triple jump at the Tom Benich Classic...only Falcon to compete in the triple jump.

    HIGH SCHOOL: District champion and regional champion in the triple jump...placed sixth in that event at the Texas 2A state meet in 2008...school record holder in the triple jump...regional qualifier in the triple jump, long jump, 110-meter hurdles and as a member of the mile relay team...four-year track and field letterwinner...also lettered three years in football... first-team all-district selection as a running back and punter...earned second-team all-district honors as a linebacker...chosen as a part of the Super Team for Amarillo, Texas...named Offensive Player of the Year in 2009...also lettered in basketball...member of the regional finalist team as a senior...earned academic all-district honors every year in every sport...named academic all-state in football and track...served as vice-president for the Class of 2009...member of the National Honor Society...all-area selection for choir...UIL One Act all-star cast as a sophomore...member of the UIL Literary Critics and History Team...earned the Texas Student Achievement Award for the ACT in 2007...selected to the Boys' State-elected State Delegate...served as a Big Brother in the "Bigs in Schools" program...member of the Student Council...named to the All-A Honor Roll...graduated with a 4.0 GPA...ranked within the top five-percent of graduating class.

    PERSONAL: Full name is Kegan Michael Garnett...nicknames are "Keeg", "Keeger", "Garnett" and "KG"...son of Jon and Kelly Garnett...has six siblings - Brynr, Sutten, Gately, Slade, Finley and Aiden...planning to major in behavioral science...future plans include becoming a CRO, pilot or attending graduate school...member of the Academy's Top Squadron during freshman year with CS-19...ranked among the top-10, athletically...hobbies include eating, singing, snowboarding and scuba diving...also enjoys a good book (favorite is Ender's Game)...speaks Indonesian...uncle, Lt Col J Garnett, is a C-130 pilot...would like to add "if you really want to get on my good side, icebox cake is a great way to start"... member of Cadet Squadron 03.

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