Katie Barber
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Moorpark, Calif.

High School:
Louisville HS '11

Height:
6-2

Event:
Jumps

Major:
Animal Science

2014:TiedLiz Berger's 1987school record in the high jump at 5-8.75 at Cal's Brutus Hamilton, moving from No. 7 all-time... Earned Big West Track Athlete of the Week honors after tying the record... The mark also qualified her for the NCAA West Region Prelim Meet... Won the event at the Causeway Dual, and wassecond at the Cal Opener, Aggie Openand Mondo Mid-Major Classic... Moved to fifth on the Aggies' all-time indoor list with mark of 5-5.75 at Washington's Husky Invitational.

2013:
Moved into 7th all-time at UC Davis by clearing 5-7 in high jump at the Big West Championships, finishing T-5th... Won the event at the Aggie Open and was 2nd at the Sacramento State Open... Owned the team's top six high jumps... Participated in high jump at UW Indoor Invitational.

2012: Placed 3rd in high jump at Big West Conference Championships with season-best 1.69m (5-6.5), good for a tie for 8th in school history... Previously had gone 1.67m (5-5.75) on three different occasions... Won three meets: Aggie Open, Causeway Classic dual and Woody Wilson Classic.

LOUISVILLE HS '11: Three-time Southern Section finalist in high jump, including runner-up finish as a junior... Also captured Mission League championship and voted Most Inspirational in 2009... Posted prep PR of 5-7... Four-year National Honor Society member, won school's Academic Excellence award for maintaining 4.0 GPA for four straight years.

PERSONAL: Born in Westlake, Calif.... Majoring in animal science, with career plans of becoming a veterinarian... Parents are James & Barbara Barber... Career highlight was setting PR of 5-7 on a dirt track during a rainy day... Tallest member of Aggie women's team at 6-2.