Nikita Kirillov, Julienne McKee, Jonathan Gardner and Jeremy Greenwald compete for Tech
Honors and Awards 2014 USTFCCCA Outdoor Honorable Mention All-America (TJ) 2014 USTFCCCA Outdoor Honorable Mention All-American (LJ) 2013 USTFCCCA Indoor First Team All-America 2013 USTFCCCA Outdoor Honorable Mention All-America 2013 ACC Performer of the Week (March 19)
2014 Track: Indoor: Won five events, including four in a row from Feb. 8 - Feb. 14 ... Long jumped to a season-best 6.22m (20-5) for second place and All-ACC second team honors at the ACC Championships ... Logged her strongest triple jump performance of the season with a distance of 12.85m (42-2) for first place at the Samford Invite. Outdoor: Logged six top-three finishes, including a victory in the triple jump (12.96m; 42-6.25) at the Georgia Tech Invite ... Earned All-ACC second team honors in the triple jump with a distance of 12.82m (42-0.75). ... Set a personal best in the triple jump with a leap of 13.25m (43-5.75) in the NCAA East Preliminary ... Competed in the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the long and triple jumps, where she placed 20th and 23rd, respectively ... Earned USTFCCCA All-America honorable mention honors in both events ... Competed at the 2014 USATF Outdoor Championships in the triple jump, placing 12th.
2013 Track: Indoor: Won the triple jump (42-5.50) at the Crimson Opener ... Won the triple jump (40-6.25) and the long jump (19-8.25) at the Samford Invite ... won the triple jump at the Alex Wilson last Chance Meet with a leap of 42-4.25) ... Improved that distance two weeks later at the National Championship to 42-9.75 for eighth place. Outdoor: Won the long jump at the Georgia Relays (20-9), the Georgia Tech Invite (20-5) and the Yellow Jacket Invite (19-11) ... Took fourth at the ACC Championships in the long jump (20-1.25) ... Qualified for the National Championships in the triple jump and placed 22nd (41-4.25).
2012 Track: Indoor: Placed third in the long jump (18-3.75) at the Orange and White Classic ... Triple jumped 40-1.50 and long jumped 19-7 to take second place in both events at the Rod McCravy Invite ... Took first in the long jump (19-3.25) at the Vulcan Invite ... Earned Tech one point in the long jump (eighth place, 19-1.50) and three points in the triple jump (sixth place, 41-3.25) at the ACC Championships. Outdoor: Took first in both the long (20-2.25) and triple (42-9.75) jumps at the Georgia Intercollegiate Invite ... Scored five points at the ACC Championships in the triple jump, placing fourth (42-7.50), and four points in the long jump (fifth place, 19-9) ... Won the long jump at the Penn Relays (20-5.75) ... Qualified for the NCAA Championships in the triple and long jumps ... Placed 10th in the long jump with a season-best jump (20-8) and finished 13th in the triple jump (42-6.25) at the NCAA Championships.
2011 Track: Indoor: Took fifth place in the triple jump at the Kentucky Track & Field Championships with a distance of 12.35 meters and sixth place in the long jump (5.74m) ... Finished in fourth place in the triple jump at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Invitational with a distance of 12.46 meters and fifth place in the long jump (5.93 m) ... At the Virginia Tech Elite Meet, launched herself 5.99 meters to earn third place in the long jump ... Took second place in the triple jump at the Tiger Paw Invitational with a distance of 12.56 meters ... Earned sixth place in the triple jump at the ACC Championships with a distance of 12.69 meters and eighth place in the long jump (5.97m). Outdoor: Earned first place in the long jump at the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational with a distance of 5.89 meters ... Earned first place at the Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket Invitational in the triple jump with a distance 12.30 meters ... Took two first-place finished at the FSU Seminole Invitationalin the triple jump (12.62m) and the long jump (6.05m) ... Earned fourth place in the triple jump at the ACC Championships with a distance of 12.89 meters and sixth place in the long jump (5.96 meters) ... Earned 22nd place at the NCAA Championships in the triple jump (12.30 meters).
High School: Earned four letters in track at Lassiter High School ... Led team to the 5A State Championship in 2010 with as the long jump and triple jump state champion ... Holds the Georgia state record in the triple jump ... Named to 2010 NSSF All-American Outdoor Track and Field team in the long jump ... Ranked seventh nationally in the triple jump.
Personal: Full name is Julienne Erin McKee ... Born on Dec. 6, 1991 in Arlington, Texas ... Daughter of Bryant and Oneda McKee ... Chose Tech because of academic reputation, location and the track and field program ... Majors in business management.