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Brittney Reese

Look for our graduate at the summer Olympics! English major and former Ole Miss All-American long jumper Brittney Reese competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics and is a four-time World Champion. She won the 2012 World Indoor Long Jump title in Istanbul and broke the American Indoor record once held by Jackie Joyner-Kersee. Reese has her sights set on gold in London.

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