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 Chante Sessoms
Chante Sessoms

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Chesapeake, Va.

High School:
Deep Creek

Position:
Sprints/Jumps


2006-07: Placed 4th in the long jump at Virginia Tech with a personal best of 5.91...Came in top-ten at the Indoor C-USA Championships with a long jump of 5.60...

2005-06: Placed top-ten in 13 events this season...Recorded a first-place finish in the 300m at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a career best time of 42.23...Recorded another first-place finish with a jump of 5.80 at the Clemson Invitational...Closed the indoor season with a top-ten standing in the C-USA Championship in long jump (5.57) and a sixth-place standing in the 4x400m relay (3:52.30)...Competed in the outdoor C-USA Championship with a career-best jump of 6.05 qualifying her for NCAA Regionals ...Competed in NCAA East Regionals in the long jump and finished 24th (5.88).

2004-05: Helped her 4x400m relay team to a 7th-place finish at the Clemson Invitational...Played a key role in the distance medley with a 7th place finish at the C-USA Indoor Championships (12:24.27)...Recorded a personal-best long jump mark of 5.73 meters while finishing 8th at the Clemson Invitational...Member of the 4x100 quartet that booked a season-best of 45.85 45.85 clip and a 5th-place finish at the C-USA Outdoor Championships

Personal: Majoring in psychology or social work...Daughter of Desmond and Donna Sessoms.