2003 NCAA Regional Competitor
2003 SEC Academic Honor Roll
2003: Outdoor- Placed sixth at the SEC Championships (12-6)...tied for ninth at the NCAA East Region Championships (12-0.50)...posted a career-best and NCAA regional qualifying mark of 12'7.50" at the Johnson/Joyner-Kersee Invitational, placing sixth and ranking fifth on UGA's outdoor all-time list...won the pole vault at the Sea Ray Relays (12-4) and tied for first at the Georgia Invitational (12-0)...placed second at the Spec Towns Invitational (12-6)...named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll. Indoor- Placed sixth in the pole vault at the SEC Championships (12-4)...won the pole vault at the SEC Challenge with a career-best and NCAA provisional mark of 13'1.50", ranking her third on UGA's all-time indoor list in the event...placed third at the Carolina Fast Times meet (12-11.50) and tied for third at the Virginia Tech Challenge (11-11.75).
2002: Outdoor- Won the pole vault at the Bulldog Limited with a career-best and NCAA provisional qualifying mark of 12'6.25", ranking her third all-time at Georgia in the event...also posted wins at the Georgia Relays (12-1.50) and SEC three-way meet at LSU (11-11.75)...placed third at the Florida Relays (12-0.50), fourth at the Drake Relays (12-3.50) and sixth at the Sea Ray Relays (11-9.75)...tied for 12th at the SEC Championships (11-1.75)...named to the Dean's List for the spring semester. Indoor- Placed fifth in the pole vault at the SEC Championships with a season-best and improved NCAA qualifying mark of 12'7.50", third all-time on UGA's all-time list...won the pole vault at the McCravy Memorial (12'5.50")...tied for fourth at the Virginia Tech Challenge (11-5.75).
High School: Maryland 1-A state champion in the pole vault indoors in 2000 and outdoors in 2001...county indoor champion in 2000...county outdoor champion in 2000 and 2001...helped team to an indoor state title in 1999...competed in track as a junior and senior after 13 years in gymnastics, competing on the national level...member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born April 12, 1983...daughter of Robert and Kim Baum...majoring in Exercise and Sport Science.