Deborrah Blackburn
Deborrah Blackburn
Year: Senior
Hometown: Edwardsville, Ill.
High School: Edwardsville HS
Events: Jumps

Personal Bests

High Jump: 5-5 (1.65m) (4/25/15 and 3/36/16) 

High Jump: 5-7 (1.70m) (4/29/17)
Triple Jump:  33-1.25 (10.09m) (1/16/15)
Javelin: 80-4 (24.50m) (4/15/17)

2018 Indoor: Placed first in the high jump (5-5.75) at the Marshall Invite… Set a PR (34-2.75) in the triple jump at the Top Times Open… Had three first place finishes in the high jump during the season

2017 Outdoor: Top high jumper for the Cougars with a leap of 5-7 at the Memphis Invitational (4/29) ... Won two meets - Memphis Invitational (4/29) and the OVC vs. MVC meet (4/15) ... Threw javelin for first time in competition at OVC vs. MVC meet.

2017 Indoor: Set season best in high jump with a leap of 5-03.00 (1.60m)… Leader for the Cougars in 2017 season in the high jump with leap of 5-5.75… Placed third at OVC Championships in high jump with jump of 1.67m

2016 Outdoor: Set season high in opening meet of the season with a 5-5 high jump at Arkansas, tying personal best ... Placed 10th at OVC Championships with high jump of 5-4.25. 

2016 Indoor: Post career best in the high jump with leap of 5-5.75 at the Early Bird Invitational (12/11), taking third place ... Champion at the SIUE-SEMO duals in the high jump at 5-1.25.

2015 Outdoor: Posted her best mark of the season of 5-5 at the Red Wolves Open 4/25, finishing second. 

2015 Indoor: Finished first place at both the Missouri Invite and the GVSU Big Meet in the high jump... Posted her best high jump of the season of 5-5.25 at the Tiger Invitational 2/6, finishing third... finished sixth at the OVC Championship with a mark of 5-4.25.