Joni Huntley

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Joni Huntley
Personal information
Full name Joni Luann Huntley
Born August 4, 1956 (1956-08-04) (age 61)
McMinnville, Oregon, U.S.

Joni Luann Huntley (born August 4, 1956) is an American athlete who won the bronze medal in the women's high jump event at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. Her personal best is 1.97m.[1]

Huntley was born in McMinnville, Oregon, and raised in Sheridan, Oregon, where she attended Sheridan High School. While there she was the first high school girl over 6 feet, setting the NFHS national high school record.[2] A graduate of Oregon State University, she is currently a teacher at Forest Park Elementary in Portland, Oregon and has two daughters.


  1. ^ "Joni Huntley". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. 
  2. ^ National High School Record Book Archived September 27, 2011, at the Wayback Machine.

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Sporting positions
Preceded by
United States Deanne Wilson
USA National High Jump Champion
Succeeded by
United States Louise Ritter