As a junior athlete, she also competed in the long jump. She finished twelfth at the 2002 World Junior Championships and eighth at the 2003 World Youth Championships. In the triple jump she finished seventh at the 2003 World Youth Championships and eleventh at the 2004 World Junior Championships. She competed at the 2005 World Championships and the 2008 Olympic Games without reaching the final.
Her personal best jump is 14.15 metres, achieved in May 2007 in Palo Alto. She has 14.20 metres on the indoor track, achieved in March 2008 in Fayetteville.
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