Arizona's Barrett, Lalang finalists for Bowerman Award

University of Arizona track stars Brigetta Barrett and Lawi Lalang have been named finalists for The Bowerman, collegiate track and fields highest honor. It is the second consecutive year that Barrett has been a finalist. They are among three male and three female finalists for the award, which will be presented in December. The other female finalsts are hurdlers Brianna Rollins...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
July 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Barrett wins USA outdoor title in high jump

Arizona's Brigetta Barrett won the womens high jump on Saturday at the USA Outdoor Track and Field Championships in Des Moines, Iowa, leaping 6 feet, 8.25 inches. Barrett, a 2012 Olympic silver medalist who recently won the NCAA outdoor title in the high jump, set a personal best with the jump while winning her 26th consecutive meet. Shes now qualified for the IAAF World Championships...
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June 23, 2013  |  Discuss

UA's Barrett, Lalang add to NCAA title haul

Arizona senior Brigetta Barrett made her mark on the college track and field scene long before she ever stepped onto the track at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore., on Saturday afternoon. But her performance at the NCAA outdoor championships cemented her status as one of the all-time best in the high jump -- and perhaps any event at the collegiate level -- as she earned her third consecutive...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
June 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Barrett setting lofty team, personal goals at NCAAs

TUCSON, Ariz. Brigetta Barrett is aiming high -- again. Why would her next track and field event -- just a regular part of her everyday life -- be different from any other? At next weeks NCAA Championships in Eugene, Ore., the Arizona senior hopes vows to break the collegiate high jump record she set three weeks ago in Los Angeles, where she became the first college athlete...
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May 30, 2013  |  Discuss

UA Olympians leap from obscurity to spotlight

TUCSON Their faces are more recognizable now. Tells you what a silver medal and meteoric rise to the Olympic Games can do for a pair of otherwise fairly obscure athletes. Such is the case for University of Arizona track and field stars Brigetta Barrett and Georganne Moline, both starting their senior seasons at Wildcats. Its weird because I dont know how to react to it, said...
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August 24, 2012  |  Discuss
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