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Thomas Sets High Mark For Fayetteville

Posted: April 14, 2014 at 5 a.m.

STAFF PHOTO ANDY SHUPE - Olivia Thomas, Fayetteville junior, has been a top high jumper, triple jumper and long jumper for the Lady Bulldogs this outdoor season. Thomas has two individual high jump wins this spring and jumped a career-best 5-feet 6-inches at the Springdale Relays on March 13.

Olivia Thomas stays plenty busy on the track for the Fayetteville Lady Bulldogs.

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Olivia Thomas

School: Fayetteville

Class: Junior

Events: High Jump, Long Jump, Triple Jump, 100-meter hurdles, 300-meter hurdles.

Notable: Won the high jump event at the Springdale Relays on March 13 with a career best 5-foot-6 jump. .. Also won high jump competition at Bentonville Tiger Relays and finished second at Whitey Smith Relay Carnival and at Fayetteville Bulldog Relays, where she jumped 5-4. .. Season best triple-jump of 35-feet, 5-inches earned Thomas runner-up at Springdale Relays. .. Also has a long jump of 16 feet, 7.25 inches this season at the Russellville Cyclone Relays.

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