Barrett became the most decorated female collegiate high jumper of all time by winning six NCAA titles for the University of Arizona. She was also the silver medalist at the 2012 London Olympics. It was the first Olympic high jump medal for a U.S. woman since 1988.
University of Arizona
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Getting to know you facts:
Barrett interviewed athletes and celebrities on the red carpet of the 2015 ESPYS.
She was the silver medalist at the 2013 World Championships. Her clearance 2.00m (6 feet, 6.75 inches) was the highest ever by a U.S. female high jumper at Worlds.
She was a theatre major at the University of Arizona. She wrote and produced the school’s first-ever black history month play.