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Rebecca Hawkins

High Jump
Position
Junior
Class
Sidcup, London
Hometown

All-ACC
2021 Indoor: High Jump (2nd Team)

TFRRS Profile
 (for PRs and full results)

2021 Outdoor
• Won the UVA Opener with height of 1.73m (5′ 8″)
• Was second in high jump at Virginia Invitational (1.71m / 5’ 7.25”)

2021 Indoor
• Named to 2021 All-ACC Academic team
• Earned second-team All-ACC honors in high jump
• Finished fourth at ACCs at 1.73m (5′ 8″)
• Set PB with 1.76m (5 ‘9.25″) to finish first at Hokie Invitational

2020 Outdoor
• Season cancelled due to COVID-19 pandemic
• Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2019-20 Indoor 
• Competed in the high jump at the ACC Championships
• Cleared a then career-best height of 1.67m (5’5.75″) at the Virginia Tech Invitational
• Placed fifth in the high jump at the Virginia Tech Invitational

2019 Outdoor 
• Did not compete

2018-19 Indoor
• Did not compete

Background
• Won two indoor national championships (2014 and 2016) and placed second at two indoor championships (2017 and 2018)
• Recorded a top-three finish four times at the English Schools Championships, including winning in 2016 and begin named the joint winner in 2014
• Represented the English Schools Team in the Schools International Competition in 2016
• Won the high jump at the UK School Games
• Represented England twice and England South once, and Great Britain and Northern Ireland junior team twice in the high jump
• Won two outdoor national championships (2014 and 2017) and placed second at the 2013 and 2016 outdoor national championships, in addition to finishing third at teh 2018 outdoor national championships
• Placed second at both the 2017 European Junior Club Championships in Brno, Czech Republic and 2018 European Junior Club Championships in Castellan, Spain

Personal 
• Majoring in chemistry
• Daughter of Kevin and Belinda Hawkins
• Has one sister, Alice