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James White
Position: Jumps
Year: Junior
Hometown: Grandview, Mo.
High School: Grandview
Other College: Iowa Central Community College

Personal Bests
Indoor        

High Jump: 7-5 1/4 (2.27) 
Outdoor
                    
High Jump: 7-5 3/4

NCAA Championships
2013 (I): HJ, 7-0 1/2 (16th)

Big Ten Championships
2013 (I): HJ, 7-3 3/4 (2nd)

Honors
All-America Second Team (2013 NCAA Indoor - High Jump)
All-Big Ten Second Team (2013 Indoor - High Jump)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Spring 2013; Fall 2014)

2014 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted...did not compete. Outdoor: Redshirted...did not compete.

2013 (Junior)
Earned second-team All-America honors during the 2013 indoor season, finishing with a leap of 7-0 1/2 (2.15) in the high jump at the 2013 NCAA Indoor Championships...finished second in the high jump at the 2013 BIg Ten Indoor Championships, posting a leap of 7-3 3/4 (2.23)...kicked off the 2013 season with a personal-best jump of 7-5 1/4 (2.27) at the Holiday Inn Invitational to rank fifth all-time at Nebraska...was named the Big Ten Co-Field Athlete of the Week on Jan. 14...participated in one meet during the 2013 outdoor season, where he finished first in the high jump at the Kansas Relays...earned a spot on the Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll in the spring of 2013.

Before Nebraska (Grandview/Iowa Central CC)
Joined the Nebraska track and field team as one of the best recruits in the country from Iowa Central Community College in Fort Dodge, Iowa and previously Grandview High School in Grandview, Mo...an indoor All-American, produced an indoor personal best of 7-5 and an outdoor personal best of 7-5 3/4 in the high jump...named the 2012 NJCAA high jump national champion after posting a mark of 7-5...helped the Iowa Central Community College Tritons to the 2012 NJCAA Indoor national title...named the 2012 NJCAA Indoor Track and Field National Championships Male Field Athlete of the Meet...set a track and region record at the NJCAA Region XI Championships, earning the high jump title with a leap of 7-1 3/4...won the high jump title at the 2012 Husker Invitational on Feb. 4 with a leap of 7-4 1/4, setting an Iowa Central Community College school record...recorded a high jump of 7-3 at the 2012 Tyson Invitational on Feb. 11 to finish fourth...finished first in the high jump at the 2012 Iowa State Open, recording a leap of 7-3...was a two-time Missouri Class 4 High Jump State Champion, earning the title in 2009 and 2010...broke a 25-year national high school record with his personal-best jump of 7-5 3/4 in the high jump in 2009. 

Personal
Born Jan. 22, 1992...father is James White and mother is Deniece Diggs...majoring in art.