Brigetta Barrett at 2013 World Championships in Athletics
|Born||December 24, 1990|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (183 cm)|
|Weight||140 pounds (64 kg)|
|Sport||Track and field|
In 2011 Barrett won the national Championships and World University Games in Shenzen, China, jumping 1.96m, a personal best. In 2011, she also participated in the Athletics World Championships in Daegu, South Korea where she qualified for the finals.
During the indoors season Barrett achieved 1.97m in January. She qualified at the US Olympic trials by clearing 2.01m only surpassed by Chaunté Lowe. At the Olympic Games in London however she jumped higher than Lowe and became silver medalist, by jumping 2.03m, a new personal best.
Barrett earned 2013 World Outdoor silver medalist (2.00m/6-6.75). Barrett won 2013 NCAA Indoor Championship - indoor (1.95m/6-4.75). Barrett won 2013 NCAA Outdoor Championship (1.95m/6-4.75). Barrett is a finalist for the 2013 The Bowerman award.
Barrett graduated from Duncanville High School in Duncanville, Texas (2009). Her high jump results earned her a scholarship at the University of Arizona where she graduated cum laude in May 2013, earning a bachelor's degree in theater arts.
|Representing United States|
|2011||World Championships||Daegu, South Korea||10th||High jump||1.93 m|
|Universiade||Shenzhen, China||1st||High jump||1.96 m|
|2012||Olympic Games||London, United Kingdom||2nd||High jump||2.03 m|
|2013||World Championships||Moscow, Russia||2nd||High jump||2.00 m|
- IAAF profile for Brigetta Barrett
- USATF profile for Brigetta Barrett
- Brigetta Barrett – University of Arizona athlete profile
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