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JOGAILE PETROKAITE

Player profile

position
Long Jump
year
Senior
hometown
Raseiniai, Lithuania
high school
Zemaitis Gymnasium

BIO

PERFORMANCE RESULTS

Sophomore earned second-team All-American honors in the long jump at her second NCAA Outdoor Championships appearance, placing 13th to cap a breakout season..finished 11th at NCAA Indoor Championships…nine of 11 marks outdoors prior to the NCAA Championships eclipsed her previous career best.

2016

Outdoor: Qualified for NCAA Championships with East Preliminary leap of 6.29m (20-7.75), good for seventh…was ACC Championship runner-up with slightly windy 6.52m (21-4.75) capping a mosnter series which included a legal PB (6.50m/21-4) on first attempt…ranks No. 4 outdoors all-time at FSU. Indoor: Earned second-team All-American honors in long jump with 11th-place finish at NCAA Championships (6.19m/20-3.75)…earned NCAA Indoor berth with PB 6.34m (20-9.75) at the Tyson Invitational for the college section win section…ranks eighth all-time on FSU’s indoor long jump list…finished fourth at ACC Indoor Championships…has exceeded her collegiate-best marks from 2015 (indoors and outdoors) in all four meets.

2015

Outdoor: Placed 22nd in first NCAA Outdoor Championships appearance..qualified with a timely 6.08m mark on final attempt following two fouls at NCAA East Preliminary…placed seventh at ACC Outdoor Championships…season-best 6.09 mark came at Longhorn Invitational. Indoor: Top long jump mark of freshman season came at ACC Championships (5.88m).

Personal:

Began competing at age 10…has extensive experience on international stage… competed at World Youth Games in 2011… competed in 2012 World Juniors as a 16-year-old…was seventh at 2013 European Junior Championships…placed fourth at the 2014 IAAF World Junior Championships in Eugene, Ore. with a PB of 6.33m…mother, Valda, is a teacher while father, Eugenijun is a track coach…attended musical school as a youngster…majoring in sport management…born Sept. 30, 1995.