- Graduated from Olympia High School in Olympia, Washington
- District 3 Qualifier in the long jump, high jump and in the 4x200-meter relay
- A four-year letterman
- Ranked in eight categories on all-time lists for Olympia High School (long jump, high jump, discus, triple jump, 4x200 relay, javelin, 110 hurdles and heptathlon)
- "I wanted to attend a college that had great academics and track program along with strong Christian values."