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 Yvonne Jeschke


2019: INDOOR - Finished seventh in the pentathlon with a personal-best and the fifth best score in school history (3,217) at the GNAC Championships ... ran a season-best time of 2:19.02 to finish sixth in the 800 at the Ed Jocoby Invite ... posted the second-highest mark in school history in the high jump (5-3) and the eighth-best mark in the long jump (16-5).

2018: INDOOR - Finished seventh in the pentathlon at the GNAC Championships with a score of 3,069 points, the fourth-best score all-time at UAA ... won the 800 of the pentathlon at the GNAC Championships in a time of 2:20.35, the ninth-fastest time in school history ... her high jump mark of 5-0.5 is the fourth-best in school history .... her long jump mark of 15-6 ranks sixth all-time at UAA ... her shot put mark of 25-11 ranks sixth in school history ... member of 4x400 relay that finished sixth at the UW Preview in a time of 3:58.61. OUTDOOR - GNAC All-Academic Team ... finished 12th in the high jump (4-11.5) and 400 hurdles (1:07.15) and 15th in the heptathlon (3,904 points) at the GNAC Championships ... won the high jump at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival with a jump of 5-4.25, the third-best in school history ... GNAC FAR Scholar-Athlete Award recipient.

2017: INDOOR - Earned All-GNAC honors after finishing second in the distance medley relay (12:11.46) at the GNAC Championships ... competed in the 60 hurdles and 400 at the GNAC Championships ... ran a time of 9.52 in the 60 hurdles to rank seventh all-time at UAA ... ran a season-best time of 59.62 in the 400 at the UW Indoor Preview to rank sixth all-time at UAA ...  OUTDOOR - Earned All-GNAC honors with a third place finish in the 400 hurdles (1:01.97) at the GNAC Championships ... finished sixth in the heptathlon (4,520 points) at the GNAC Championships ... ranks in the top-10 at UAA in five events; fourth in the javelin (115-4), fifth in the heptathlon (4,520 points), fifth in the high jump (5-1.75), 10th in the 800 (2:16.53) and 10th in the long jump (16-9.75) ... GNAC All-Academic Team ... USTFCCCA Scholastic All-American.

2016: INDOOR – Did not compete. OUTDOOR – Started rookie campaign as GNAC champion in 400-meter hurdles, posting NCAA-provisional time of 1:01.95 – good for second all-time on UAA list and all-conference honors … also competed as member of 4x400-meter relay at GNACs, placing fifth at 3:55.24 … registered season-best times of 26.56 in 200 meters, 58.28 in 400 meters and 2:21.16 in 800 meters … and USTFCCCA Academic All-American Team.

BEFORE UAA: Attended Wilhelm-Hausenstein-Gymnasium … finished fourth at the 2014 National Junior Championships in the 400-meter hurdles, before taking eighth in the same race in 2015.

PERSONAL: Born April, 26, 1997 in Karlsruhe, Germany … daughter of Uwe and Silke Jeschke … has one sibling – Julia … physical education major.

Position: Heptathlon
Year: Senior
Hometown: Au am Rhein, Germany
High School: Wilhelm-Hausenstein-Gymnasium
Experience: 2 Letters
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