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CANDACE CABEY
  • Triple Jump
  • Ind: Junior, Out: Junior
  • Fort Lauderdale, Fla. (Fort Lauderdale HS)

CAREER VICTORIES: 3
PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOOR

Triple Jump: 12.67m/41-7 - 2006 Gator Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
OUTDOOR
Triple Jump: 12.86m/42-2.25 - 2006 SEC Championships, Fayetteville, Ark.

2006 AS A JUNIOR: Wins (2): Gator Invitational triple jump (12.67m/41-7); University of New Mexico Invitational triple jump (12.61m/41-4.50)…Competed in 13 meets (seven indoor, six outdoor)…Best of 12.86m/42-2.25 (triple jump)…Finished season with 25th-place showing at NCAA East Regional with mark of 12.48m/40-11.50 - marking fifth mark of beyond 40 feet…Earned trip to NCAA East Regional with regional qualifying mark of 12.86m/42-2.25 en route to finishing fifth at Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships…Claimed runner-up spot at UTEP Invitational with wind-aided leap of 12.76m/41-10.50 …Was sixth at Penn Relays with mark of 12.63m/41-5.25…Opened outdoor season with NCAA East Regional qualifying standard in triple jump, leaping 12.46m/40-10.50 and finishing seventh at Diet Pepsi Classic…Placed second and wrapped up indoor slate with jump of 12.25m/40-2.25 at Florida Fast Times…Secured mark of 12.53m/41-1.50 and finished ninth at SEC Indoor Championships…Jumped 12.28m/40-3.50 and finished eighth at highly-competitive Tyson Invitational…Won second-straight triple jump competition with leap of 12.61m/41-4.50 at University of New Mexico Invitational…Met NCAA provisional standard and set PR in triple jump en route to securing second victory of career with mark of 12.67m/41-7 at Gator Invitational…Opened season with runner-up finish at Florida Intercollegiate after jump of 12.28m/40-3.50…SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2005 AS A SOPHOMORE: Wins (1): Mesa Classic triple jump (11.68m/38-4)…Best of 12.05m/39-6.50 (triple jump)…Competed in 10 meets (six indoor, four outdoor)…Nine top-10 finishes…Leaped 12.05m/39-6.50 at SEC Outdoor Championships to place ninth…Placed fifth in triple jump at Sun Angel Classic (11.42m/37-5.75)…Won triple jump at Mesa Classic, clearing 11.68m/38-4…Third in triple jump (11.89m/39-0.25) at Last Chance Meet…Placed 13th at SEC Indoor Championships in triple jump with mark of 11.35m/37-3.

2004 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 1.60m/5-3 (high jump) and 10.85m/35-7.25 (triple jump)…Competed in seven meets (four indoor, three outdoor)...Finished fourth in triple jump (10.85m/35-7.25) and also finished fifth in high jump (1.58m/5-2.25) at FSU Dual Meet…Placed 13th in high jump at Gator Invitational, clearing personal-best 1.60m/5-3.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Bests of 5-2 (high jump), 33-11 (triple jump) and 48.0 (300mH)…2003 Co-Captain of high school team…Member of first team All-Broward 4x400m relay team...Earned honorable mention in 400m and as part of 4x800m relay team in 2003...Set high school record for high jump (5-2), 4x400m relay (3:53) and 4x800m relay (10:01)...Member of 2003 Class 3A District 16 (3:59.40) and regional (3:56.7) champion 4x400m relay team...Relay team also earned second-place at 2003 Class 3A state championship with time of 3:53.83…Finished third in 400m and fifth in 400m hurdles at AAU National Club Championship.

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