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Monika Jakutyte
Monika Jakutyte

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Naperville, Ill.

High School:
Neuqua Valley

Height:
5-11

Event:
High Jump

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Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Senior/Senior

Notables
• 2012 Outdoor NCAA championships qualifier (high jump)
• 2011 Big Ten indoor high jump champion
• 2011 second-team All-American (indoor high jump)
• Three-time NCAA championships qualifier

At Wisconsin
2012 Indoor: Took 20th in the high jump at the NCAA championships (3/9) with a height of 5-7 (1.70m) ... placed 3rd at the Big Ten championships (2/25) in the high jump, clearing 5-9 1/4 (1.76m) ... won the high jump at the Frank Sevigne Invitational (2/4) with a clearance of 6-0 (1.83m) ... took second at the Tyson Invitational (2/11) with a height of 5-11 1/4 (1.81m) ... won the high jump at the Bill Bergan Invitational (1/28) with a height of 5-10 3/4 (1.80m)

2012 Outdoor: Cleared a height of 5-10 3/4 (1.80m) to take 7th at the NCAA West Preliminary Round (5/25) ... placed third in the high jump at the Big Ten championships (5/13) with a clearance of 5-10 3/4 (1.80m) ... took sixth in the high jump at the Drake Relays (4/17) with a height of 5-10 (1.78m) ... won the Beach Invitational in the high jump with a clearance of 5-9 1/4 (1.76m) ... placed sixth in the high jump at the Mt. SAC Relays with a height of 5-8 3/4 (1.75m) ... won the high jump at the Wisconsin Open (5/5), clearing a bar of 5-8 1/2 (1.74m) ... placed second in the high jump with a clearance of 5-8 (1.73m) at the SEC/Big Ten Challenge (3/23)

2011 Indoor: Finished 14th in the high jump at the NCAA championships (3/11) with a clearance of 5-10 (1.78m), earning second-team All-America honors ... claimed conference title in the high jump at the Big Ten championships (2/27) with a personal-best clearance of 5-11 1/2 (1.82m) ... placed fourth at the Iowas State Classic (2/12) in the high jump at 5-9 3/4 (1.77m) ... secured second in the high jump with a leap of 5-8 1/2 (1.74m) at the Badger Track Classic (1/15) ... placed second in the high jump at the Wisconsin Women's Invitational (1/28) with a clearance of 5-8 1/2 (1.74m)

2011 Outdoor: Finished in a tie for sixth at the NCAA West Preliminary Round (5/28), clearing 5-8 3/4 (1.75m) to advance to NCAA championships ... finished in a tie for 11th at NCAA championships with a clearance of 5-10 3/4 (1.80m) to earn second-team All-America honors (6/9) ... claimed third at the Big Ten championships (5/15), clearing 5-9 1/4 (1.76m) ... took second at the Wisconsin Twilight Invitational (5/7) in the high jump with a height of 5-10 (1.78m) ... placed sixth at the Steve Scott Invitational (5/1) with a clearance of 5-7 (1.70m)

2010 Indoor: Finished tied for seventh in the high jump with a clerance of 5-9 1/4 at the Big Ten championships ... finished seventh in the high jump by clearing 5-8 1/2 at the New Balance Collegiate (2/6) ... finished second in the high jump at the Badger Quad (1/16) with a clearance of 5-9 1/4 ... won the NCAA Qualifier (3/4) high jump with a height of 5-7 1/4 (1.71m)

2010 Outdoor: Finished 13th in the high jump at the NCAA West Preliminary Round (5/29) with a clearance of 5-10 ... finished tied for third in the high jump (5-9 3/4) at the Big Ten championships ... placed second in the high jump with a leap of 5-5 3/4 at the Wisconsin Twilight Invitational (5/8) ... finished fifth in the high jump with a clearance of 5-7 at the Drake Relays (4/23) ... tied for third in the high jump (5-7 3/4) at the Long Beach Invitational (4/17) ... finished fourth in the high jump (5-8 3/4) at the Mt. SAC Relays (416) ... placed seventh in the high jump at the Florida Relays (4/2) with a clearance of 5-8 3/4... third in the high jump with a clearance of 5-7 at the Florida State Relays (3/27)

2009 Indoor: Finished ninth in the high jump at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a clearance of 1.71m (5-7 1/4) ... also ceared 1.71m (5-7 1/4) in the high jump at the Iowa State Classic ... won the high jump at the Badger Track Classic with a jump of 1.68m (5-6) ... took fourth at the Wisconsin Elite Invitational with a jump of 1.61m (5-3 1/4)

2009 Outdoor: Placed eighth in the high jump at the Big Ten championships (5/17) with a clearance of 5-7 (1.7m) ... cleared 5-7 (1.7m) to place 18th at the NCAA Mideast Regional (5/30) ... posted NCAA regional qualifying clearance of 5-10 3/4 (1.8m) at the Wisconsin Open (5/2) ... finished third in the high jump at the VS Athletics Beach Invitational (4/18) with a clearance of 1.70m (5-7) ... took 11th in the high jump at the Mt. SAC Relays (4/17) at 1.65m (5-5)

High School
Took fourth in high jump at 2007 USATF National Junior Olympics Championships, clearing 5-6 ... finished seventh in high jump at 2006 USATF National Junior Olympics at 5-5 ... won Illinois Class AA state championship in high jump as a senior in 2008 ... four-year state qualifier in the high jump ... four-time conference champion

Personal
Parents are Tomas Jakutis and Dalia Jakutiene ... has a younger sister, Aura Jakutyte ... born and raised in Lithuania ... has lived in U.S. for 10 years ... major is consumer affairs

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
High Jump 6-0 (1.83m) 2-4-12 High Jump 5-10 3/4 (1.80m) 5-2-09
5-13-12

Second-Team All-America Honors (2)
2011 - Indoor (1)
High Jump: 14th (5-10 (1.78m))

2011 - Outdoor (1)
High Jump: T-11th (5-10 3/4 (1.80m))

All-Big Ten Honors (2)
2012 - Indoor (1)
High Jump: 3rd (5-9 1/4 (1.76m))

2011 - Indoor (1)
High Jump: 1st (5-11 1/2 (1.82m))

At the NCAA Championships
2012 - Indoor
High Jump: 20th (5-7 (1.70m))

2011 - Indoor
High Jump: 14th (5-10 (1.78m))

2011 - Outdoor
High Jump: T-11th (5-10 3/4 (1.80m))

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2012 - West
High Jump: 7th (5-10 3/4 (1.80m))

2011 - West
High Jump: T-6th (5-8 3/4 (1.75m))

2010 - West
High Jump: 13th (5-10 (1.78m))

At the NCAA Regional Championships
2009 - Mideast Regional
High Jump: 18th (5-7 91.70m))

At the Big Ten Championships
2012 - Indoor
High Jump: 3rd (5-9 1/4 (1.76m))

2012 - Outdoor
High Jump: 3rd (5-10 3/4 (1.80m))

2011 - Indoor
High Jump: 1st (5-11 1/2 (1.82m))

2011 - Outdoor
High Jump: 3rd (5-9 1/4 (1.76m))

2010 - Indoor
High Jump: T-7th (5-9 1/4 (1.76m))

2010 - Outdoor
High Jump: T-3rd (5-9 3/4 (1.77m))

2009 - Indoor

High Jump: 9th (5-7 1/4 (1.71m))

2009 - Outdoor
High Jump: 8th (5-7 (1.70m))

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