Brittany Klima
Brittany Klima

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Ottoville, Ohio

High School:
Ottoville

Event:
Jumps

Birthdate:
12/04/1985


2007: Won the BIG EAST Outdoor pole vault title with a school-record 12' 9-1/2" clearance ... qualified for NCAA Mideast Regional Championships in pole vault, finishing 10th with a 12' 6" clearance ... won the pole vault at the Southern Ohio Cup (12' 6"), Miami Invitational (12' 5-1/2"), Oliver Nikoloff (11' 11-3/4") and Early Bird Relays (11' 7-3/4") ... finished fourth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the pole vault with a 11' 9-3/4" clearance ... won the Gladstein Invitational (11' 11-3/4") and Bowling Green Quad (11' 11-1/2") pole vault crowns ... cleared a personal-best 12' 5-1/2" at the Findlay Open, finishing fourth.

2006: Set indoor school pole vault record with a 12' 6-1/4" clearance to win the Ohio State Invitational title...placed fifth at BIG EAST Indoor Championships with a 12' 3-1/2" vault...won the Bowling Green Quintangular pole vault crown and finished second at the All-Ohio Indoor Championships with identical 11' 11-3/4" clearances...tied outdoor school pole vault record with 12' 5-1/2" at the Sea Ray Relays, finishing sixth...matched that mark at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships to finish third... qualified for NCAA Mid-East Regional Championships...won Oliver Nikoloff Invitational pole vault title (11' 11-3/4").

2005: Finished ninth at Conference USA Indoor Championships with an 11' 5-3/4" pole vault...finished second at the Fazoli's Open with a season-best 5' 5" high jump...set outdoor school pole vault record, clearing 11' 11-3/4" at the Miami Invitational to finish third...was fourth at the All-Ohio Outdoor Championships with an 11' 9-3/4" vault...placed fifth at C-USA Outdoor Championships, (11' 5-3/4")...posted a season-best high jump of 5' 3-3/4" at All-Ohio Outdoor Championships, finishing eighth.

Personal: Born Dec. 4, 1985...daughter of Bob and Saundra Klima.

Academic Major: Advanced Medical Imaging Technology.

Honors: BIG EAST Academic All-Star (2005-06)...Topcat Scholar (Spring 2006, Fall 2005, Spring 2005, Winter 2005, Fall 2004)...Bearcat Scholar (Winter 2006)...Conference USA Commissioner's Academic Medal (2004-05)...Conference USA Commissioner's Honor Roll (2004-05).