Jah Bennett
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Yerba Buena HS '03

Height / Weight:
5-9 / 180

Event:
High Jump

Major:
Psychology

2006: On roster, did not compete.

2005: Redshirted.

2004: Hit season-best 1.98 (6-6) in high jump at Chico Twilight meet... Previous best was 1.93 (6-4) at Woody Wilson Classic.

YERBA BUENA HS '03: Three-time Blossom Valley Athletic League champion in high jump, setting PR of 6-4.5... Finished 2nd at Central Coast Section meet (6-4) as a senior... Also qualified for CCS meet in 2002, placing 8th (6-2) and advancing to state championships.

PERSONAL: Born in Liberia... Majoring in psychology... Mother's name is Musu Bennett... Sixth of eight siblings... Best piece of advice he's received: "A good pass to a bad player is still a bad pass."