The Bruin women claimed two event titles Friday in Seattle
Junior wins pole vault to highlight Bruin's performance in Albuquerque
Giovannoni and Nilsson Lead Heptathlon into Day 2
2012 - Tied for third at the Jim Bush Invite (5-8.75) ... Tied for 16th at the NCAA Prelim (5-9.25) ... Placed second in the high (5-10.75) and 14th in the 400m hurdles (1:01.02) at the Pac-12 meet ... Won the Oxy Invite (5-10.50) ... Won the high (5-8) and was third in the hurdles (60.83) vs. USC ... Placed 10th in the high at the Mt. SAC Relays (5-7) ... Won the 400m hurdles with a lifetime-best 60.09 and tied for fourth in the high (5-5.25) at the RJ/JJK Invite ... Finished second in the high (5-8) and fourth in hurdles (61.09) a the Pepsi Invite ... Placed first in the 400m hurdles (61.21) and second in the high (5-6) vs. WSU ... Won the high at the Northridge Invite (5-6) ... In indoor track, tied for eighth at MPSF (5-6) ... Had a season-best 5-7 at the Bronco Invite.
Summer 2011 - Competed in the high jump at the USATF Junior National Championships.
2011 - Tied for 24th in the high at the NCAA Prelim (5-5) ... Placed seventh in the high at Pac-10s (5-8.50) ... Cleared a season-best 5-9.25 against USC, finishing second overall ... Won the high vs. Tennessee (5-5.25) ... In indoor track, had a top mark of 5-8 ... Athletic Director's Honor Roll.
High School - Earned varsity letters in track and cheerleading at Pasadena HS ... AAU All-American and National Junior Olympic champion in the high jump ... Tied for fourth in the nation in 2010 with a best mark of 5-11 ... Ranked second in the high jump in California ... Pasadena Star News Track & Field Athlete of the Year and All-Area first-team ... Pasadena HS Athlete of the Year and Track & Field Female Athlete of the Year ... Placed second at the 2010 CA State Meet ... Also finished second at the Masters Meet ... CIF Div. II champion ... Won the Pacific League title with a meet record jump ... Also won Pacific League titles in the 100H and 300H ... Named Most Valuable Female Athlete at the San Gabriel Valley Championships after winning the high jump, 100m hurdles and 300m hurdles.
Personal - Born October 26, 1992 in Pasadena, CA ... Daughter of Tim and Ellen Walker ... Dad was a national high school high jump champion and a Pac-8 champion ... Mom was also a state champion in the high jump ... She is one of three triplets ... Brothers are Daniel and Sean ... Pre-Business/Economics major.
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