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2010-11: Indoors, competed just once, posting a mark of 3.20m/10-6 in the pole vault at the Findlay Oiler Opener, where she finished eighth. Outdoors, competed solely in the pole vault ... finished eighth at the MAC Outdoor Championships with a personal-best clearance of 3.75m/12-3.5, which ties her for third in school history ... finished sixth in the pole vault at three meets, including her second-best mark of 3.70m/12-1.5 at the Billy Hayes Invitational.
2009-10: Indoors, competed in the pole vault in six of the nine meets ... took eighth place in the MAC Championships (2/27/10) with a career-high mark of 11-5.75, tying her for fifth in school history ... matched her career high at the Indiana Relays (1/29/10), tying for second, and at the Ball State Quadrangular (2/19/10), where she took first. Outdoors, took seventh place at the MAC Championships (5/14/10) in the pole vault with a clearance of 11-11.75, the best finish for a Miami competitor ... recorded a career-best pole vault at the RedHawk Invitational (4/24/10) with a first-place leap of 12-1.5, which ranks her fourth in school history and was the top vault by a RedHawk on the year.
2008-09: Finished in the top-15 in the pole vault in all meets during the indoor season... recorded an indoor season-high vault of 11-1 ¾ at both the MAC Championship (02/28/09), where she placed 12th, and the Rod McCravy Invitational (02/07/09)... outdoor, tied for the best RedHawk pole vault performance of the season with a career-best 11-7¾ completed attempt at the Stan Lyons Invitational (04/25/09), which tied her for fourth all-time on Miami's list.
High School: Served as captain of the track team at Westfield... placed 10th in the pole vault at the state meet in 2007 and sixth in 2008... was the county, conference, sectional, and regional champ in the pole vault in both 2007 and 2008... personal best vault was 11'6".
Personal: Daughter of Joannie and Brian Kinnaman... grandfather, Randy Noel, was on the track, baseball, and football teams at Purdue University... majoring in exercise science.