PRs:Pent - 3387; HJ - 5'4''; SP - 36'3''; Jav - 74'11''; 100mH - 14.90; LJ - 18-0.5; TJ - 37-2.5)
Competed at the Virginia Cup and Virginia Invitational
Placed 12th in the pentathlon at the ACC Championships
Did not compete
Did not compete
Tennessean 2011 1st Team All Mid-State- Pentathlon, 300mH, TJ
2011 New Balance Indoor Pentathlon All American- NYC March, 2011
2011 Ranked #2 in US in High School Outdoor Pentathlon
2011/2010 runner-up Tennessee State Pentathlon- Jr. & Sr. Year
2011 Middle Tennessee Region Pentathlon Record Holder (set in May 2011)
2011 Nashville City Meet Champion in 100 Hurdles and 300 Hurdles
Holds Franklin Road Academy School records in 8 events: (4 x 100 relay, long jump, high jump, triple jump, 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles, 800 meters, pentathlon)
2010 runner up in Heptathlon at Junior Olympics- July 2010
2011/2010 runner up at AAU Club Championships- July 2010, July 2011
Daughter of Al and Ann McKinney
Has two sisters, Amanda and Alison
Coached by David Tucker at Franklin Road Academy
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Role model: Lolo Jones
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