Galina Becker
Galina  Becker

San Jose, Calif.

High School:
Mt. Pleasant


Hurdles, Jumps


In 2007-08: Did not compete.

In 2006-07: Posted an outdoor season-best mark of 38'2.75'' in the triple jump at the Auburn Tiger Classic ... Placed 13th in the triple jump at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a leap of 37'6.00''.

In 2005-06: Ran an outdoor-season best time of 14.92 in the 100-meter high hurdles at the Georgia Tech Invitational ... Clocked a season-best time of 12.76 in the 100-meter dash at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... Finished 15th in the long jump at the ACC Outdoor Championships with a season-best leap of 17'8.75" ... Posted a season-best time of 9.48 in the 60m hurdles at the Tiger Classic.

High School: Lettered in track for three seasons under coach Steve Nelson ... Won region titles in the long and triple jump events during sophomore and junior seasons ... Named team's Most Valuable Performer in freshman, sophomore and junior seasons ... Holds Central Coast Section record in the triple jump with a mark of 40'5" ... Lettered in volleyball for one season.

Personal: Born Galina Joelle Becker on March 11, 1987, in Jacksonville, Fla. ... Parents are Kevin and Mildred Becker ... Has two older sisters, Molisa Cooper and Undine Becker ... Undine ran track at Stanford (2001-05) ... Majoring in management.

Becker's Career Top Marks
60m Hurdles 9.48 -
100 Hurdles - 14.42
Long Jump - 18-11.50
Triple Jump - 40-5.75