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 Dianne Chong

2012 ALL-CONFERENCE

2012:
Set career-best times in the 100 meters at 12.47 at the GNAC Championships and 26.59 in the 200 meters at the San Francisco State Distance Carnival … 100 meter time ranks fourth all-time in the UAA history book and was good for eighth at the league meet for all-conference honors … 200 meter time ranks fifth all-time for UAA … posted a season-best leaps of 17-9.75 in the long jump at the Ben Brown Invite and 37-7.25 in the triple jump at the Willamette Invite … named to the GNAC All-Academic Team.

2011:
Completed first season with the Green & Gold as one of UAA’s multi-eventers … posted the Seawolves’ 2nd-best heptathlon score with a total of 3,954 points at the GNAC Championships on May 2 in Nampa, Idaho … ranked 9th in the heptathlon in the conference … member of the UAA record-breaking 4x100-meter relay team that posted a time of 48.54 at the league championships … ranked in the top three on the UAA all-time list in all three jumping events – 3rd in the high jump (4-11.75) and 2nd in the long jump (18-0.25) and triple jump (37-10.75).

BEFORE UAA: Competed two years at Southwestern Oregon Community College in Coos Bay, Ore. … finished 5th in heptathlon at 2010 NWAACC Championships with 3,560 points … also finished 7th in the triple jump and tied for 6th in the 100-meter hurdles (16.28) at NWAACCs … set personal-bests of 16-2.5 in the long jump, 4-9 in the high jump, and 37-8.5 in the triple jump at SWOCC ... helped Sitka to 9th-place team finish at 2008 ASAA Class 4A State Championships.

MAJOR: Early childhood education

CAREER BESTS
100-Meter Dash: 12.47 (5/11-12/12 at GNAC Championships)
200-Meter Dash: 26.59 (4/6/12 at SF State Distance Carnival)
800-Meter Run: 2:56.68 (5/2-3/11 at GNACs)
100-Meter Hurdles: 16.89 (5/2-3/11 at GNACs)
Long Jump: 18-0.5 (5/2-3/11 at GNACs)
Triple Jump: 37-10.75 (5/7/11 at Oxy Invite)
High Jump: 4-11.75 (5/2-3/11 at GNACs)
Shot Put: 27-8.75 (5/2-3/11 at GNACs)
Javelin: 104-7 (3/5/11 at UNLV Invite)
Heptathlon: 3,954 (5/2-3/11 at GNACs)

Position: Heptathlon
Year: Senior
Hometown: Sitka
High School: Sitka HS/SW Oregon CC
Experience: 1 Letter
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