A total of 15 Crimson Tide student-athletes will compete in the national championships this week, including a dozen men and a trio of women
Career Bests High jump - 6-2
Accolades Indoor All-American, high jump (2012, 2011, 2010) Outdoor All-American, high jump (2010, 2009) Indoor All-SEC, high jump (2013, 2012, 2011, 2010) Indoor SEC Champion, high jump (2012) NCAA Championship Runner-Up, high jump (2012) USTFCCCA South Region Field Athlete of the Year (2012)
2013 Outdoor Season Garnered a 3rd place finish at the SEC Outdoor Championships in the high jump clearing 6-0 3/4 ... recorded a mark of 6-0 ¾ in the high jump at the LSU Alumni Gold meet ... registered a mark of 6-0 in the high jump at the Spec Town Invitational ... collected a first-place finish in the high jump with a mark of 5-10 ¾ at the Crimson Tide Invitational ... recorded a mark of 5-11 ¾ in the high jump at the Yellow Jacket Invitational ... collected a high jump of 5-7 at the Alabama Relays, placing third.
2012 Outdoor Season Finished second in the high jump at the NCAA Indoor Championship by clearing 6-0 ½ ... the second-place showing marked the first time all season she did not win her competition ... took first place at SEC Championships as she set a school record in the high jump by clearing 6-2 ... won the high jump in Texas A&M Invitational by clearing 5-8 ½ ... tied her season-best mark of 6-0 to finish first overall in the high jump at the New Balance Invitational ... won the high jump at Auburn Invitational clearing a 5-11 ½ ... finished first overall at the Crimson Tide Indoor Opener with a season-best mark of 6-0.
2011 Outdoor Season Did not compete.
2011 Indoor Season Finished second at the SEC Championships by clearing 6-0 ¾, the second highest mark in UA history and the sixth best in the nation in 2011 ... finished seventh at the NCAA Championships in the high jump with a height of 5-11 ¼ ... placed first at the Meyo Invitational high jump at 5-11 ½ ... was second at the Texas A&M Challenge high jump with a 5-10 ½ clearance.
2010 Outdoor Season Finished first at the Auburn War Eagle Invitational with a season best jump of 6-0 to tie her career best ... took first place at the NCAA East Regional with a jump of 5-11 ¼ ... tied for seventh at the NCAA Outdoor Championships (5-9 ¼).
2010 Indoor Season Finished eighth in the high jump (5-10) at the NCAA Indoor Championships ... Posted a jump of 5-10 ½ in the high jump while finishing second at the SEC Indoor Championships ... jumped a season best 5-11 ½ at the Kentucky Track & Field Invitational to finish third.
2009 Outdoor Season Placed fourth in the high jump (5-8 ¾) at the SEC Outdoor Championships ... earned All-Mideast Region honors by finishing fourth in the high jump (5-9 ¼) at the Mideast Regional after a four person jump off for spots three through six ... placed 11th in the high jump (5-10 ¾) at the NCAA Championships ... advanced to the Pan Am Junior Games where she finished second with a jump of 5-9 ¼ after placing second in the high jump (5-10 ½) at the USA Junior National Championships ... won the high jump title at the Ole Miss Invitational with a personal-best leap of 6-0 to rank first in the SEC.
2009 Indoor Season Did not compete.
Prep and Personal Had undefeated seasons in the high jump in 2005-06 and 2006-07 until she placed second at the State Championships in 2007 ... team placed second at the District championships 2005-07 ... All-County in 2006 and 2007 ... named MVP in 2005-08 ... set the school records in the high jump, triple jump and 4x800m ... named Athlete of the Year in 2008, Scholar Athlete in 2005-08 and Scholar Athlete of Broward County ... also played volleyball where she was named to the All-Star team, basketball and was a regional competitor in cross country ... member of the Principal Honor Roll 2004-08, Student Government, National Honor Society, Ecology Club, Key Club ... Senior Class Treasurer, Junior Class Secretary and the 2008 NHS treasurer ... graduated in the top 10 percent out of 650 graduates ... daughter of Palmer and Melissa Schade ... one of three children ...born July 2, 1990, in Miami, Fla.