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JOGAILE PETROKAITE - Women's Track & Field - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Long Jump
Raseiniai, Lithuania
high school
Zemaitis Gymnasium



Returns for her redshirt senior season hopeful of regaining form which have led to four NCAA Championships long jump appearances…missed all of 2018 due to injury…owns outdoor personal-best leap of 6.50m (21-4) set at 2016 ACC Championships…indoor PB of 6.38m (20-11.25) was winning mark at 2017 ACC Championships.



Indoor & Outdoor: Missed both seasons while battling injury…granted medical redshirt.


Indoor: Won ACC Championship long jump title with an indoor collegiate best mark of 6.38m (20-11.25), which ranks No. 6 all-time among Noles…capped season with second-team All-American honors, placing 14th at NCAA Indoor Championships…opened season with Clemson Invitational title (6.31m/20-8.5). Outdoor: Competed in nine meets, mixing in contributions to the 4×100 relay along with long jump duties…was ACC Outdoor runner-up where he 6.17m (20-3) qualified her for the NCAA East Preliminary meet…missed NCAA Championships qualification by one spot (13th) with a mark of 6.25m (20-6.25)…posted lone victory of season at Stanford Cardinal Classic with windy leap of 6.30m (20-8).


Outdoor: Qualified for NCAA Championships with East Preliminary leap of 6.29m (20-7.75), good for seventh…earned second-team All-American honors by placing 13th at NCAA Championships…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…exceeded her collegiate-best marks from 2015 (indoors and outdoors) in all four meets.


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: Competed in three meets in her FSU debut season…top performance came at ACC Indoor Championships where she advanced to the finals but finished ninth with a mark of 5.88 meters (19-3.5).


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.