- Kallinka Pitt
- Largo, Fla. (Seminole HS)
CAREER VICTORIES: 1
55m: 6.65, 2006 Florida Intercollegiate, Gainesville, Fla.
55m Hurdles: 7.42 , 2007 Diet Pepsi Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
60m Hurdles: 7.84, 2007 SEC Championships, Lexington, Ky.
Long Jump: 6.87m/22-6.50, 2006 Gator Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
110m Hurdles: 14.30, 2007 SEC Championships, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Long Jump: 7.07m/23-2.50, 2007 SEC Championships, Tuscaloosa, Ala.
HONORS: USTFCCCA All-Academic Team – 2007; Third-team Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar – 2007.
2007 AS A SOPHOMORE: Wins (1): (o) Pepsi Florida Relays shuttle hurdle relay (58.60) … Bests of 14.30 (110m hurdles) and 7.07m/23-2.50 (long jump) … Competed in eight meets (five indoor, three outdoor) … USTFCCCA All-Academic Team … Southeastern Conference Academic Honor Roll … Was on pace for career-best time before hitting last hurdle and finishing in 15.71 at NCAA East Regional … Clocked first NCAA regional qualifying time of career to finish ninth in 110m hurdles (14.30) at SEC Outdoor Championships … Also competed in long jump for first time of season at SECs and was 12th (7.07m/23-2.50) … Claimed first victory of career as second leg of shuttle hurdle relay (58.60) at Pepsi Florida Relays … Clocked sixth-fastest time in school history to finish fifth in 60m hurdles at SEC Indoor Championships in 7.84 … Mark was a personal record by nearly two tenths of a second … Was just 0.04 away from NCAA provisional in 55m hurdle prelims with time of 7.42 at Diet Pepsi Invitational.
2006 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 7.65 (55m hurdles), 14.31 (110m hurdles) and 6.87m/22-6.50 (long jump) … Competed in eight meets (six indoor, two outdoor) … Finished 13th in 110m hurdles at SEC Outdoor Championships with time of 14.31 … Mark was just one-hundredth of a second off the NCAA regional qualifying time … Finished 19th in 55m hurdles (7.73) and 21st in long jump (6.43m/21-1.25) at SEC Indoor Championships.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 14.3 in 110m hurdles and 24-6 in long jump … Was 2005 Pinellas County Athletic Conference champion in both long jump and 110m hurdles … Also played soccer in high school … 2005 graduate of Seminole High School.