Ieva

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Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Tukums, Latvia

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
Long Jump: 18-8 1/2 (5.70m) (1/20/18)
Triple Jump: 41-6 1/2 (12.66m) (2/24/18)
Outdoor
Long Jump: 20-7 (6.27m) (5/12/18)
Triple Jump: 42-7 (12.98m) (5/13/18)

Big Ten Championships
2018 (O): LJ - 20-7 (6.27m) (4th); TJ - 42-7 (12.98m) (3rd)
2018 (I): TJ - 41-6 1/2 (12.66m) (4th)

Honors
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017, 2018; Spring 2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2018)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2018)

2018 (Freshman)
Indoor: Finished fourth in the long jump with a personal-best leap of 41-6 1/2 (12.66m) at the Big Ten Indoor Championships...placed third in the long jump with a personal-best mark of 18-8 1/2 (5.70m) at the Mark Colligan Memorial...took third in both the long jump and triple jump at the Graduate Classic. 

Outdoor: Placed fourth in the long jump with a distance of 20-7 (6.27m) and third in the triple jump with a leap of 42-7 (12.98m) at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships...both marks were PRs...finished 16th in the long jump at the NCAA West Preliminary Round with a distance of 19-5 1/2 (5.93m)...finished second in the triple jump at the Kansas Relays with a wind-aided leap of 41-10 1/2 (12.76m)...placed second in the long jump at the Nebraska Invitational with a jump of 19-7 (5.97m).

Before Nebraska
Joined the Huskers from Tukums, Latvia...set a prep-best of 5-11 1/2 (1.82m) in the high jump, a long jump best of 18-11 3/4 (5.78m) and a triple jump best of 41-6 1/2 (12.66m)...won the silver medal at the IAAF World Youth Championships in 2015 with her jump of 5-11 1/2 (1.82m).

Personal
Born July 23, 1998...parents are Nils and Evita...major is nutrition, exercise and health science.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2