Cal Track & Field BIO
Amanda Hunter
Player Profile:
Amanda Hunter 1251095
Position: Triple Jump-Long Jump
Other Position: Triple Jump-Long Jump
Year: Redshirt Junior
Hometown: Inglewood, Calif.
High School: Marlborough HS
Experience: 1 Letter
Nov. 17, 2011: Meet Cal triple jumper, cheerleader Amanda Hunter, San Francisco Chronicle
Spring 2010: video feature

  • In addition to competing in track & field, is also a member of the Cal Dance Team
  • Named to the conference all-academic team the last two years, double majoring in American studies and rhetoric
  • A three-time CIF Southern Section triple jump champion in high school

Sophomore (2011): Set a PR in the triple jump of 40-7.00 in the Big Meet at Stanford ... also PR'd in the long jump against the Cardinal with a best of 19-1.50 ... placed fourth in the triple jump at the MPSF indoor meet with an effort of 40-0.75 ... named honorable mention Pac-10 All-Academic and to the MPSF All-Academic team. Redshirt-Freshman (2010): Earned MPSF All-Academic honors (indoors) ... placed 13th in the triple jump at the Pac-10 meet, going an outdoor best of 39-1.75 ... claimed seventh in the triple jump at the MPSF indoor meet with a mark of 39-3.25 (11.97m) ... season-best 39-6.50 came at the Husky Classic in Seattle earlier in the season. Freshman (2009): Redshirted. High School: Won CIF-SS Division 4 triple jump title three straight years (2006-08) ... her Marlborough HS won the CIF-SS Division IV team title two straight seasons (2006-07) ... set her school's record in the triple jump ... ran the 4x100m and 4x400m relays for Marlborough her senior year ... finished 15th in the triple jump in the 2007 U.S. Junior National Championships and 17th in the triple jump in the 2008 National Scholastic Indoor Champs ... competed in gymnastics from first through 10th grades. Personal: Born on Nov. 20, 1989, in Los Angeles ... parents are Kerry Hunter and Fasha Liley ... American studies and rhetoric double major.

Career Best Marks
Event                     Mark   Date
Long Jump      19-1.50 (5.83m)   April 16, 2011
Triple Jump   40-7.00 (12.37m)   April 16, 2011
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