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Cassie

Martin

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Jumps
Height: 5'8"
Year: Senior
Hometown: Strongsville, Ohio
High School: Strongsville

Bio

Honors: 2019 All-ACC Second Team (High Jump, Outdoor), 2019 All-ACC Academic Recipient (Outdoor), 2019 All-ACC Second Team (High Jump, Indoor), 2019 All-ACC Academic Recipient (Indoor), 2018 All-ACC Second Team (High Jump, Outdoor), ACC Academic Honor Roll (2017)

2018-19 T&F: Competed in five indoor competitions in the high jump … opened the season with back-to-back victories, first at the Dick Taylor Carolina Cup (1/12) with a mark of 1.65m, and the Hokie Invitational (1/18) with a jump of 1.68m … at the ACC Indoor Championships, placed fourth with a 1.64m jump … participated in high jump in seven meets during the outdoor campaign … recorded a PR mark of 1.71m at the Raleigh Relays (3/29), securing first place … took first at the Duke Invitational (4/19) with a jump of 1.68m … registered a jump of 1.70m and earned fourth at the ACC Outdoor Championships (5/9).

2017-18 T&F: A jumper who competed in six competitions during the indoor season and five competitions during the outdoor campaign, earning eight top 10 finishes across 2018 … earned a first-place finish at the Camel City Invite (2/3) in the high jump with a season best jump of 5-7.00 … placed first in the high jump at the Air Force Invite (2/16) with a mark of 5-6.00 … qualified for the ACC Indoor Championships, where she earned an 11th place finish with a jump of 5-4.50 … finished second in the high jump at the Raleigh Relays (3/31) with a jump of 5-5.00, her highest mark of the outdoor season … notched a second-place finish at the Duke Invitational (4/21), posting a mark of 5-4.25 … qualified for the ACC Outdoor Championships in the high jump, finishing sixth with a jump of 5-4.50 to earn Second Team All-ACC honors for the first time in her career.

2016-17 T&F: Competed in four events during the indoor season and in five meets during the outdoor campaign, specializing in the high jump…Debuted with a first place finish at the Hokie Invitational (1/20), clearing a season-best 5-6.50 (1.69)…Finished in second place at the Armory Invitational (2/4) and in fourth at the Liberty Invitational (2/11)…Competed at the ACC Indoor Championships (2/25), coming in 16th place after clearing 5-4.00 (1.65)… Finished in the top ten in all five events during the outdoor season…Cleared a season-best 5-5.75 (1.67) at the ACC Outdoor Championships, finishing in seventh place…Named to the ACC Academic Honor Roll.

Prior to Duke: Lettered all four years under Time Ruese while attending Strongsville High School in Strongsville, Ohio…three-time indoor state champion in the high jump (2014-16)…three-time outdoor state champion in the high jump (2014-16)…four-time regional high jump champion (2013-16)…four-time All-Ohio in indoor high jump (2013-16)…four-time All-Ohio in outdoor high jump (2013-16)…All-Ohio in the 4x200 in 2016…four-time track and field MVP at Strongsville High School (2013-16)…captain of high school track and field team in 2015 and 2016…The Post Newspaper Athlete of the Year in 2016…current or previous record holder in the high jump, 400m, 4x200m, 4x400m, and the sprint medley relay in high school…three year letter winner in basketball (2014-16), earning most improved player in 2015 and most valuable defender and team captain in 2016…member of the Strongsville High School Leadership Academy…three-time All-Academic Ohio athlete…D.A.R.E Role Model…Team Strongsville Student Volunteer.

Personal: Daughter of Kelly and Dan Martin…born on Oct. 22, 1997 in Middleburg Heights, Ohio…has two sisters, Kelsea and Christy…both mother and father were on the track and cross country teams at the University of Akron. 

Indoor PR
High Jump – 1.70m (2/3/2018)

Outdoor PR
High Jump – 1.71m (3/29/2019)

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