Helena Montin
Helena Montin
Height: 5-9
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Cupertino, Calif.
High School: Monta Vista HS
Position: High Jump

UC Santa Barbara
Took second in the high jump with a clearance of 5'7" at the Bryan Clay Invitational...Won the high jump at the United Heritage Invite with a clearance of 5'8" (1.73m) for a new personal best and places her on the Gaucho's all-time list.


High School
Competed in the SCVAL of the CIF-Central Coast Section...Was Monta Vista's most valuable field athlete in all four years of high school...Scholar-athlete all four years...Best high school mark in the high jump was 5'4".

Montin was born in Sweden and moved to the United States in 1999...Majoring in biology and hopes to become a pediatrician...Enjoys judo, horseback riding, playing with her dogs and spending time with her family...Has competed at the national level in judo, and was awarded her black belt in 2008...Says working alongside her teammates, who push her to work harder and be the best she can be, is her favorite aspect of collegiate track.

Collegiate Career Bests
High Jump -    5-8 (1.73m) 
(United Heritage Invitational, 2/4/2010)