Originally written on Fox Sports Arizona  |  Last updated 10/18/14
FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. Arizona senior Brigetta Barrett claimed her third straight NCAA indoor title in the women's high jump Saturday on the first day of the NCAA Indoor Championship. Barrett has now won the last five NCAA championships in the event, three indoor and two outdoors. She won with a season-best clearance of 6-4.75 (1.95m), which also stands as the top collegiate mark in the country for the 2013 indoor season. Barrett is the first woman in collegiate history to claim three consecutive high jump titles at the Indoor Championship. Overall, Arizona has claimed the last four high jump titles at the Indoors; alumnus Liz Patterson was victorious in 2010. Barrett has now won 20 straight collegiate competitions. Three in a row? Ive had a great collegiate career, Barrett said. Ive had the best college experience, in general, that I could have ever asked for. To win three, it definitely means a lot, because I didnt realize how many people I inspire or how many people are watching m...
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