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Maya Pressley
Maya Pressley

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.

High School:
Coconut Creek

Event:
High Jump

2013 NCAA Indoor All-American (High Jump)
2012 NCAA Outdoor All-American (High Jump)
2011 NCAA Outdoor All-American (High Jump)
2011 NCAA Indoor All-American (High Jump)
2010 NCAA Outdoor All-American (High Jump)
2011 SEC Outdoor Champion (High Jump)
2010 SEC Outdoor Freshman Field Athlete of the Year
2010 SEC Outdoor Champion (High Jump)
2010 Junior National Champion (High Jump)
2009 Junior National Champion (High Jump)
2009 Pan Am Games Champion (High Jump)

2012 Outdoor: Second Team All-American in high jump... Finished eleventh in the high jump at the 2012 NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships with a mark of 5-10.5 (1.79m)... Won the Auburn Track Classic and the Miami Hurricane Alumni Invitational in high jump with marks of 6-0 and 5-11.75 ... Placed third at the SEC Outdoor Championships and was denied her third-straight title ... Cleared 6-0 at the SEC meet ... Finished second at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational in high jump with an identical 6-0 clearance ... Finished seventh at the NCAA East Preliminary Round with a clearance of 1.81 meters.

2012 Indoor: Competed at six meets ... Posted a season high clearance of 1.79m on two occasions ... Finished 8th at the SEC Indoor Championships ... Cleared 1.76m at the SEC meet ... Finished fourth at the SPIRE Invitational.

2011 Outdoor: Earned seven first place finishes in the high jump at the SEC-Big Ten Invitational [1.77m (5-9.75)], the Seminole Invitational [1.83m (6-0)], the War Eagle Invitational [1.77m (5-9.75)], the Mississippi Open [1.78m (5-10.0)], the Drake Relays [1.81m (5-11.25)], the SEC Championships [1.85m (6-0.75), personal best] and the NCAA Prelims, qualifying for the NCAA Championships, with a mark of 1.81m (5-11.25) ...Placed 13th in high jump at the NCAA Championships with a mark of 1.80m.

2011 Indoor: Won two high jump titles for the indoor season at the GaREAT Collegiate Invitational and the JRF Combined Events Invitational with jumps of 1.81m (5-11.25) and 1.79m (5-10.5), respectively ... Placed third at the SEC Championships with a season-high jump of 1.82m (5-11.5) which ranks fourth in Auburn indoor history.

2010 Outdoor: Won the U.S. Junior National title with a mark of 1.83 meters (6-0) that ranks tied for fourth in Auburn history ... Finished 10th in the high jump at the NCAA Championships, clearing 1.76 meters (5-9.25) ... Named SEC Freshman Field Athlete of the Year after becoming the only freshman woman to win an individual title at the SEC Championships ... Won the high jump title at the SEC meet by clearing 1.80 meters (5-10.75) ... Became the first Auburn freshman woman to win an SEC individual outdoor title in school history ... Advanced to the NCAA Championships by clearning 1.78m (5-10) at the NCAA East Preliminary Round ... Also cleared 1.78m while finishing first at the Sun Angel Classic and second at both the Tiger Track Classic and theh War Eagle Invitational ... Was second at the season opening Yellow Jacket Invitational with a jump of 1.75m (5-8.75).

2010 Indoor: Provisionally qualified in the high jump at the Tyson Invitational, finishing fourth with a leap of 1.81m (5-11.25) ... Her mark ranks fifth in Auburn indoor history ... Finished third at the SEC Indoor Championships with a mark of 1.75m (5-8.75) ... Jumped 1.77m (5-9.75) at the Virginia Tech Qualifier ... Won high jump titles at the Clemson Games (1.76m, 5-9.25) and the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup (1.75m, 5-8.75) ... Tied for fifth at the season-opening Kentucky Invitational with a mark of 1.73m (5-8).

High School: Won the 2009 U.S. Junior national championship in the high jump with a personal best mark of 5-11.5 before also winning the Pan Am junior title ... As a senior, was the state, regional, county and district champion in the high jump ... Also won the state long jump title ... Orlando Sun-Sentinel Female Athlete of the Year ... Two-time Miami Herald Broward County Girls Track Athlete of the Year ... As a junior, was the U.S. Junior Olympic high jump champion and runner-up at the state meet ... Also named a Broward County Scholar-Athlete for 2008-09.

Personal: Born Feb. 20, 1991 ... Daughter of Michael and Elaine Pressley ... Majoring in communication.