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Kelly McKee

Jumps
Position
Sophomore
Class
Lenexa, Kan.
Hometown
Kansas
High School

All-American
2019:
Triple Jump 
2018: Triple Jump 

NCAA East Preliminary Rounds 
2019:
Triple Jump
2018: Triple Jump
2017: Triple Jump 

All-ACC (7) 
2019 Outdoor:
Triple Jump
2019 Indoor: Triple Jump 
2018 Outdoor: Triple Jump, Long Jump 
2018 Indoor: Triple Jump
2017 Outdoor: Triple Jump 
2017 Indoor: Triple Jump (second-team) 

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2019 Outdoor 
• Record UVA’s best female triple jump finish at the NCAA Championships, placing fifth at the outdoor championships 
• First female in UVA history to earn back-to-back trips to the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the triple jump sin Dana Boon in 1980–90-91
• Placed fourth at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds in the triple jump
• Finished third at the ACC Championships, earning first-team All-ACC honors 
• Set a school record in the triple jump at the Virginia Challenge, recording a mark of 13.70m (44”11.5″) 
• Held the seventh-best jump in the NCAA during the season 
• Earned ACC Field Performer of the Week for her performance at teh Virginia Challenge 
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team 

2019 Indoor 
• ACC runner-up in the triple jump
• Recorded a jump of 13.00m (42’8″) in the triple jump at the ACC Championships 
• Named to the All-ACC Acacemic Team 

2018 Outdoor 
• Earned All-America second-team honors in the triple jump, finishing ninth at the NCAA Championships 
• Set a school record in the triple jump at the ACC Championships, recording a mark of 13.25m (43’5.75″) 
• Finished second in the triple jump at the ACC Championships and the third in the long jump 
• Ranks 10th in school history in the long jump with a mark of 6.12m (20’1″) 

2018 Indoor 
• Recorded second-team All-ACC honors in the triple jump, with a second place finish at the conference championships 
• Ranks third in school history with a jump of 12.99m (42’7.5″) in the triple jump at the Tiger Paw Invitational 

2017 Outdoor
• Competed at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships, finishing 21st in the triple jump 
• Placed second at the ACC Championships in the triple jump 
• Finished 11th in the long jump at the ACC Championships 
• Recorded a first-place finish in the triple jump at the Virginia Grand Prix
• Ranks third in UVA history for the triple jump (13.17m) 
• Named to the All-ACC Academic Team 
• Recognized to the ACC Academic Honor Roll 

2017 Indoor 
• Finished fifth at the ACC Championships in the triple jump
• Placed 11th at the ACC Championships in the long jump 
• Finished second in the triple jump at the Virginia Tech Invitational, Notre Dame Invitational and Boston University Scarlet and White  

Background
• Competed for one season at Kansas before transferring to UVA
• Placed 18th in triple jump at NCAA East Preliminaries with season-best mark of 12.71m (41′ 8.5″)
• Scored in triple jump at Big 12 Outdoor Championships
• 2015 Kansas high school state champion in long jump and triple jump

Personal
• Daughter of Gina and Jason McKee