|PREVIOUS SCHOOL||Hardin Valley Academy|
2014-15: Competed in five indoor and eight outdoor meets ... Indoor and Outdoor SoCon pole vault champion ... reached a personal best of 1.47 meters in high jump ... recorded four total victories in pole vault.
2013-14: Competed in six indoor meets ... placed third in the event at the Hilton Garden Innvitational with a mark of 3.50 meters ... took the top spot in the pole vault at the A-Sun Indoor Championships with an ETSU indoor record 3.68 meters mark.
2012-13: Competed in six indoor meets and seven outdoor meets ... competing exclusively in the pole vault, Kessler tallied three top-five finishes including placing fourth at the A-Sun Indoor Championships with a mark of 3.37 meters ... in the outdoor season, the freshman came in third place in the event at the A-Sun Outdoor Championships with a vault of 3.51 meters.
Prior to ETSU: Lettered in cheerleading and track & field at Hardin Valley Academy in Knoxville, Tenn., under cheerleading coach Mindy Rector and track coach Bryan Brown... received the Most Improved award in cheerleading for the 2009-10 season... co-holds the school record in the pole vault... member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born March 9, 1994... daughter of David and Jennifer Kessler... majoring in education... twin sister of teammate Lindsey Kessler.