UNC Track & Field Bio
 Alexis Gannon
Gannon Gannon 1887035

NCAA EAST PRELIMINARY ROUND QUALIFIER

Personal Records

Long Jump - 19-5 (5.92 meters) • Triple Jump - 41-7 ¾ (12.69 meters)

2015-16: Jumped 41-7 ¾ (12.69 meters) at the Doc Hale VT Elite finishing second at the meet • Placed fourth in the triple jump at the ACC Outdoor Track & Field Championships • Took fifth in the triple jump at the ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships • Finished 10th in the long jump at the ACC Indoor Track & Field Championships • Took 29th in the triple jump at the NCAA East Preliminary Round • Routinely placed in the top eight at almost every competition • Placed 13th in the long jump at the outdoor conference meet • Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll

2014-15: Finished 11th in the triple jump at the ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships • Took 17th in the long jump at the ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships • Finished third at the Duke Twilight in the triple jump with a season-best jump of 40-8.75 (12.41 meters) • Took 16th in the long jump and 13th in the triple jump at the ACC Outdoor Track and Field Championships

Prep: Three sport athlete in high school inclunding soccer, gymnastics, and track and field • 6-time state champion in the long and triple jump • Holds the South Dakota state record in the triple jump • Holds her school record for the long jump and the second-best mark all-time in South Dakota • Earned the MVP award for track all four years • Earned the MVP for field events award at the state championship meet • Awarded most outstanding athlete her senior year • Nominated for Gatorade Athlete of the Year her junior and senior year • Made the all-star team for gymnastics her freshman and junior year • First string all-star team for soccer her senior year • Athletic Scholar Award all four years for each sport season • Vice President of the Monogram Club • Member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA).

Personal: Alexis Noel Gannon is the daughter of  Lynn and Leo Gannon • Born December 28

Position: Jumps
Year: Junior
Hometown: Brookings, S.D.
High School: Brookings
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