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Isabel

Wakefield

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Multi-Events
Height: 5'5"
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Barnstaple, Devon, England
High School: Wellington College

Bio

2018-19 T&F: Competed in six meets during the outdoor campaign … finished eighth in the high jump after notching a 1.56m at the HPU VertKlasse Meeting (3/21) … set a personal record in the Heptathlon with 4967 points and 13th place at the 92nd Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays (3/27) … placed fourth in the long jump at the Battle of the Blues (4/6), recording a personal best leap of 5.69m … also set a personal record in the javelin at the Battle of the Blues with a toss of 40.57m.

Prior to Duke: An international signee from Barnstaple, Devon, United Kingdom, who attended Wellington College in Crowthorne, Berkshire … competed for Laura Turner-Alleyne and Lee Grint during her senior year at Wellington … took home first place at the Berkshire Schools’ Championships in the 100m hurdles in 2018 … earned a pair of top four finishes in the 100m hurdles during her senior year, placing fourth at the England Athletics Championships, and second at the English Schools’ Championships … earned a silver medal at the Devon County Championships in the javelin, while securing gold in the long jump … ranked second in the UK in the 100m hurdles for U18 … the school record holder at Wellington in the 100m hurdles and 200m … competed at West Buckland School in North Devon during her freshman and sophomore seasons … the Devon Schools’ Champion in both the long jump and 200m in 2016 … a bronze medalist in the long jump at the English Schools’ Championships in 2016 … the school record holder in the 100m, 200m and the long jump at West Buckland … a multisport athlete who also competed in netball and field hockey … lettered three years in field hockey, helping her team to a regional appearance.

Personal: Son of Rob and Lucy Wakefield … born Jan. 5, 2000 … has one brother, Freddie, and one sister, Lottie.

Duke Outdoor PR
Heptathlon – 4967 pts (3/27/2019)
Shot Put – 10.39m (3/27/2019)
High Jump – 1.60m (3/27/2019)
800m – 2:26.55 (3/27/2019)
200m – 25.80 (3/27/2019)
Javelin – 40.57 (4/6/2019)
Long Jump – 5.69m (4/6/2019)

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