PRs: 55.21m/181-1 (2006)
Born: August 20, 1984 in Deshler, Neb.
Current Residence: Lincoln, Neb.
High School: Belleville HS (Neb.) ‘03
College: Nebraska ‘07
Coach: Gary Pepin
Career Highlights: 3rd at 2006 USA Outdoors; 2006 NCAA runner-up;
Two-time (’05 & ’06) Big 12 champion
Wilkinson launched a throw of 52.30m/171-7 on her second attempt of the
competition at the 2006 AT&T USA Track & Field Championships to earn third place
in her first career appearance at the national championships… posted her first
career NCAA All-America performance with a runner-up finish in the women’s
javelin at the 2006 NCAA Outdoor Championships, she recorded her top mark of the
competition on the second attempt to claim the runner-up spot…Wilkinson made her
international debut following the USA Outdoor Championships with an eighth-place
showing (49.37m/162-0) at the Norwich Union International in Birmingham,
2006: 3rd at USA Outdoors (52.30m/171-07)…NCAA runner-up
(54.51m/178-10)…Big 12 champion (54.12m/177-7)…1st at Lincoln
(55.21m/181-1)…ranked #3 in the U.S. by T&FN…best of 55.21m/181-1.
2005: 14th at NCAA Outdoors (46.40m/152-3)…Big 12 Outdoor champion (49.65m/162-11)…2nd at Drake Relays (53.13m/174-4)…ranked #10 in the U.S. by T&FN…best of 53.13m174-4.
2004: 7th at Big 12 (43.96m/144-3)…17th at Mid West NCAA Regionals (41.80m/137-2)…1st at Mid States Invite (45.97m/150-10)…best of 45.97m/150-10. 2003: 7th at Golden West Invite (40.30m/132-3)…best of 40.30m/132-3.