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Mia Barron

Jumps
Position
Freshman
Class
Minnetonka, Minn.
Hometown
Minnetonka
High School

All-ACC
2018 Indoor:
Long Jump
2018 Indoor: Triple Jump (second team)
2017 Indoor: Triple Jump 

NCAA East Preliminary Qualifier
2019:
Triple Jump
2018: Triple Jump
2018: Long Jump
2017: Triple Jump
2016: Long Jump

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2019 Outdoor 

• Advanced to the NCAA East Preliminary in the triple jump, finishing 36th overall 
• Placed 11th in the triple jump and 12th in the long jump at the ACC Championships 
• Recorded a season-best in the triple jump at the Virginia Challenge, capturing a jump of 12.67m (41’7″) 
• Placed fourth at the Virginia Challenge in the triple jump 
• Recorded two first-place finishes in the triple jump, winning the event at the William & Mary Triangular and Fred Hardy Invitational, and one first-place finish in the long jump, winning the event at the Fred Hardy Invitational
• Recognized to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2019 Indoor 

• Placed 11th in the long jump and eighth in the triple jump at the ACC Championships 
• Recorded a second-place finish in the long jump and third place finish in the triple jump at the Dr. Sander Columbia Challenge 
• Won the triple jump at the Keydet Invitational 
• Recorded a season-best in the long jump (5.93m, 19’5.5″) at the Dr. Sander Columbia Challenge 
• Captured a season-best in the triple jump at the ACC Championships, recording a mark of 12.63m (41’5.25″)

2018 Outdoor

 • Finished 10th in the triple jump and long jump at the ACC Championships 
• Captured a career-best performance in the triple jump at the Virginia Challenge (12.96; 42’6.25″)
• Won the triple jump at the Miami Hurricane Invitational, Fred Hardy Invitational and Virginia Quad meet 
• Ranks fifth in school history in the triple jump 
• Recognized to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2018 Indoor 

• Finished third at the ACC Championships in the long jump with a season-best performance of 6.09m (19’11.75″)
• Captured a fourth-place finish at the ACC Championships in the triple jump with a season-best performance (12.70m; 41’8″)
• Finished second in the long jump at Michigan’s Power Five Invitational and fourth in the triple jump

2017 Outdoor 

• Finished 24th in the triple jump at the NCAA East Preliminaries
• Placed eighth in the triple jump and ninth in the long jump at the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships 
• Recorded a career best in the triple jump at the Virginia Grand Prix with a mark of (12.75m; 41-10)
• Finished first in the long jump and third in the triple jump at the Virginia Grand Prix 
• Finished third in the long jump at the Virginia Challenge 
• Recognized on the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2017 Indoor

• Earned first-team All-ACC honors in the triple jump with a third-place finish
• Finished 12th in the long jump at the ACC Championships
• Recorded a career best at the ACC Championships in the triple jump (12.71m; 41-8.5) and the long jump (5.71m; 18-9)

2016 Outdoor

• Finished 26th in long jump at NCAA East Preliminaries
• Placed ninth in long jump and 12th in triple jump at ACC Championships
• Recorded PR in long jump of 6.22m (20′ 5″) at Virginia Challenge, which ranks eighth on UVA’s all-time list and third on the freshman list
• Set PR in triple jump of 12.40m (40′ 8.25″) at Virginia Challenge, which ranks fourth on UVA’s freshman list
• Won long jump at Virginia Quad

2016 INDOOR

• Did not compete

2015 OUTDOOR

• Won the long jump and was fourth in the triple jump at the Cal-Michigan-Virginia Tri-Meet

2015 INDOOR

• Finished seventh in the triple jump at the ACC Indoor Championships
• Finished 11th in the long jump at the ACC Indoor Championships
• Season-best 40′ 5.5″ in the triple jump was 2nd-best freshman mark in school history and ranks 9th overall
• Season-best 19′ 6″ in the long jump was 4th-best freshman mark in school history

BACKGROUND

• 2013 and 2014 Minnesota long jump state champion
• 2014 Minnesota triple jump state champion
• State record holder in long jump and triple jump
• Five-time USATF All-America

PERSONAL

• Daughter of Craig and Gen Barron
• Has a younger brother, Ty
• Father played football and Gustavus Adolphus