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USA Outdoor Track & field championships: Barrett claims high jump title

USA Outdoor Track & field championships: Barrett claims high jump title

Brigetta Barrett clears the bar during the high jump at the U.S. championships in Des Moines, Iowa. She had only one miss Saturday.

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USA Outdoor Track & field championships: Barrett claims high jump title

USA Outdoor Track & field championships: Barrett claims high jump title

Former Arizona Wildcat Brigetta Barrett booked her place in the track and field world championships with a personal-best jump of 6 feet 8 1/4 inches to win the high jump Saturday at the U.S. championships in Des Moines, Iowa.

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London Olympics: Track & field: Finding the needed lift

London Olympics: Track & field: Finding the needed lift

With a jump of 6 feet 8 inches on Saturday, UA senior Brigetta Barrett became the first Wildcat to medal at an Olympics in track and field since 1992.

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London Olympics: Track & field: Finding the needed lift

London Olympics: Track & field: Finding the needed lift

LONDON - Brigetta Barrett worried that if a moment came like Saturday, when she medaled in high jump at the Olympics, her mother might not be there to share it with her.

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UA jumper Barrett advances to Olympic finals

University of Arizona high jumper Brigetta Barrett is going to the Olympic high jump finals.

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Greg Hansen: Hard life turns golden for UA jumper Barrett

Greg Hansen: Hard life turns golden for UA jumper Barrett

To celebrate Brigetta Barrett's departure to the London Olympics, UA assistant track coach Sheldon Blockburger ordered a red, white and blue cake, appropriately decorated with the five Olympic rings and, yes, a high jump pit.

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Track and field: High jumper, 14, leaps 6-8, sets marks

Track and field: High jumper, 14, leaps 6-8, sets marks

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Track and field: High jumper, 14, leaps 6-8, sets marks

Track and field: High jumper, 14, leaps 6-8, sets marks

In only three seasons as a high jumper, Justice Summerset has set 10 records and won nine Junior Olympic medals.

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Track & field: Vail middle-schooler dominating high jump like few before

In only three seasons as a high jumper, Justice Summerset has set 10 records and won nine Junior Olympic medals.

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Olympic trials: UA jumper Barrett is high on life

Olympic trials: UA jumper Barrett is high on life

Brigetta Barrett holds the UA women's record with a high jump of 6 feet 5 1/2 inches and has won back-to-back NCAA indoor and outdoor titles.

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Olympic trials: UA jumper Barrett is high on life

Olympic trials: UA jumper Barrett is high on life

She paused, inhaled and stared down at her left hand.

June 24, 2012 12:00 am Photos

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Olympic trials: UA jumper Barrett is high on life

Olympic trials: UA jumper Barrett is high on life

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For UA high jumper Ross, trials are payoff for work

For UA high jumper Ross, trials are payoff for work

For four years, Nick Ross had three nights booked.

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Hansen: Former UA track star meets current star, hopes son brings record back to family

Until they squeezed into a booth at the Cheesecake Factory last fall, the only place Nick Ross and James Frazier had ever met was on page 51 of the UA’s track and field media guide.

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