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KIM BARRETT
  • Throws
  • Ind: Senior, Out: Senior
  • Miami, Fla. (Gulliver Prep)

CAREER VICTORIES: 18
PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOORS

Shot Put: 58-5.25 - 2004 SEC Championships, Lexington, Ky.
Weight Throw: 75-3.50 - 2004 NCAA Championship, Fayetteville, Ark.
OUTDOORS
Shot Put: 59-11.75 - 2004 NCAA East Region Championship, Gainesville, Fla.
Discus: 154-0 - 2003 Florida Women's Track and Field Classic, Gainesville, Fla.
Hammer: 207-6 - 2004 FSU Dual Meet, Gainesville, Fla.

HONORS: (Six-time NCAA All-American, Two-Time SEC Champion) 2004 NCAA Outdoor All-American - shot put; 2004 SEC Outdoor Champion - shot put; 2004 NCAA Indoor All-American - weight throw, shot put; 2004 SEC Indoor Champion - shot put; 2003 Indoor NCAA All-American - shot put, weight throw; 2003 Outdoor All-American - shot put

2004 AS A JUNIOR: Bests of 59-11.75 (shot put), 75-3.50 (weight throw) and 207-6 (hammer throw)...Competed in 20 meets (10 indoor, 10 outdoor)...Earned All-America honors with a fourth-place finish in the shot put (17.18m/56-4.50) at the NCAA Outdoor Championship...Runner-up in the shot put at the NCAA East Region Championship with a school-record mark of 59-11.75...Won the SEC Outdoor shot put title (57-6.25)...Won the shot put (56-9.50) and finished fourth in the hammer throw (205-5) at the Orange and Purple Classic...Won the shot put at the FSU Dual meet with a toss 56-4.75 and was the runner-up in the hammer throw (207-6)...Finished second in the shot put championship competition at Penn Relays (56-9.25)...Won the shot put at the Sun Angel Classic with a mark of 57-7.75...Won the shot put (56-10.25) and finished fifth in the hammer throw (194-3) at the USF Invitational.… NCAA runner-up in the weight throw with a personal-best toss of 75-3.50 and also earned All-America honors in the shot put with an eighth place finish of 55-2.25 at the NCAA Indoor Championship... Won the SEC title in the shot put with a mark of 58-5.25, setting the league record and resetting the school record in the process, and was the runner-up in the weight throw (71-4.75) at the SEC Indoor Championships...Finished second in the weight throw (74-5.50) and third in the shot put (54-1.00) at the Hoosier Hills meet...Finished second in both the weight throw (69-2.50) and the shot put (57-4.25) at the Tyson Invitational...Won the shot put at the Husker Invite with a mark of 58-2.00...Won the shot put at the Gator Invitational with a mark of 56-5.75...Won the shot put at the SEC Invitational with a mark of 55-7.00...Earned SEC and Trackshark Athlete of the Week honors the week of Jan. 20…Placed second in both the shot put (55-1.50) and the weight throw (74-6.50) at the Florida Intercollegiate...Won the shot put (56-7.25) and finished second in the weight throw (73-0.50) at the Clemson Open... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2004 Wins (10): (i) Clemson Open shot put (56-7.25); SEC Invitational shot put (55-7.00); Gator Invitational shot put (56-5.75); Husker Invite shot put (58-2.00); SEC Indoor Championship shot put (58-5.25); USF Invitational shot put (56-10.25); Sun Angel Classic shot put (57-7.75); FSU Dual meet shot put (56-4.75); Orange and Purple Classic shot put (56-9.50); SEC Outdoor Championship shot put (57-6.25).

2003 AS A JUNIOR (SOPHOMORE INDOORS): Bests of 55-7 (shot put), 68-3 (weight throw), 191-0 (hammer throw)…Competed in 18 meets (eight indoor, 10 outdoor)…Earned an All-America honor with a season-best and fifth-place mark of 55-7 in the shot put at the NCAA Championships... Finished fourth in the hammer and fifth in the shot put at the SEC Outdoor Championships…Won the shot put at the Sun Angel Classic with a season-best mark of 54-8…Finished fifth in both the shot put and weight throw at the NCAA Indoor Championship…Third in shot put (53-3.75) and weight throw (68-3) at the SEC Indoor Championships…Runner-up in the weight throw (66-4.25) at the Florida Intercollegiate…Finished in the top five in every event during the indoor season except one…Set then personal bests in all five of her events in 2003…Named to Verizon Academic All-District III…Named to SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2003 Win (1): Sun Angel Classic shot put (54-8)

2002 AS A SOPHOMORE (FRESHMAN INDOORS): Bests of 52-2.75 (shot put) and 64-5.75 (weight throw) ... Competed in nine meets (all indoors, redshirted outdoors) ... Finished third in the weight throw at the SEC Championships ... Fourth in the shot put at the SEC Championships ... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Championships with a weight throw of 64-5.75 at the Hoosier Hills Invitational ... Posted an NCAA Provisional qualifying mark of 52-2.75 in the shot put and 63-2.25 in the weight throw at the Gator Invitational… Finished fifth in the shot put at the Adidas Invitational with a provisional qualifying mark of 49-1… Fourth in the shot put and weight throw competitions at the SEC East Challenge… Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Championships with a weight throw of 58.6-75 at the Virginia Tech Invitational.

2001 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 51-4.5 (shot put), 151-8 (discus) and 171-5 (hammer throw)... Competed in 10 meets (all outdoors)...Finished 20th at the NCAA Championships in the shot put (47-1)… Ninth in the discus (140-8) and eighth in the hammer throw at the Reebok Invitational… Second in the shot put at the SEC Championships, 48-4... Set a seasonal best and an improved provisional mark in the shot put at the Woodland Mortgage Invitational (51-4.5)... Top collegiate finisher in the discus at the Woodland Mortgage Invitational... Double-winner in the discus (148-4) and the shot put (47-2.5) at the Florida Field Event Classic...Won the shot put at the Gator Twi-Light and Florida Challenge (47-9)... Provisionally qualified for the NCAA Championships with a shot put win of 49-7.25 at the UTEP Invitational... Earned her first career win with a shot put mark of 47-7 at the Florida Relays collegiate division... Did not compete indoors.

2001 Wins (7): (o) Woodland Mortgage Invitational shot put (51-4.5), Florida Field Event Classic discus (148-4), shot put (47-2.5); Gator Twi-Light shot put (47-10); UTEP Invitational shot put (49-7.25); Florida Challenge shot put (47-9); Florida Relays collegiate shot put (47-7).

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Had personal bests of 44-7 in the shot put and 145-6 in the discus... Named to the 1998-2000 All-Dade County track team... Won the 1998 state shot put and discus championships... Champion of the 1998 Golden South shot put.

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