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Kelly McKee
Kelly  McKee

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Lenexa, Kan.

High School:
St. James Academy

Last College:
Kansas

Event:
Jumps


04/20/2017

Ten Cavaliers Selected to All-ACC Academic Team

With seven student-athletes, Virginia men had the second highest selected

NCAA East Preliminary Rounds 
2017:
Triple Jump 

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

2017 Outdoor
• Competed at the NCAA East Preliminary Championships, finishing 21st in the triple jump 
• Placed second at the ACC Championships in the triple jump 
• Finished 11th in the long jump at the ACC Championships 
• Recorded a first-place finish in the triple jump at the Virginia Grand Prix
• Ranks third in UVA history for the triple jump (13.17m) 
 Named to the All-ACC Academic Team 
 Recognized to the ACC Academic Honor Roll 

2017 Indoor 
• Finished fifth at the ACC Championships in the triple jump
• Placed 11th at the ACC Championships in the long jump 
 Finished second in the triple jump at the Virginia Tech Invitational, Notre Dame Invitational and Boston University Scarlet and White  

Background

• Competed for one season at Kansas before transferring to UVA
• Placed 18th in triple jump at NCAA East Preliminaries with season-best mark of 12.71m (41' 8.5")
• Scored in triple jump at Big 12 Outdoor Championships
• 2015 Kansas high school state champion in long jump and triple jump

Personal
• Daughter of Gina and Jason McKee

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