Jenny Keister – Barnhart – Class of 1989
Induction Class of 2018 – Basketball, Volleyball
Jenny Keister Barnhart graduated Clinton High School in 1989. Jenny, a three sport varsity letter winner, competed as a River Queen in volleyball, basketball, and track and field.
In the sport of volleyball, she was named 1st Team All-State and 1st Team All Mississippi Athletic Conference. Jenny was selected to the USVBA Junior team and participated in the Junior Olympics Volleyball Tournament. Also, she represented Clinton High School in the Iowa Athletic Coaches Association/Mizuno All-Star volleyball game. As a basketball player, Jenny was named 2nd Team All-Conference and participated in the Greater Quad Cities All-Star Basketball Classic and the Iowa Girls High School Athletic Union All-Star game.
Jenny continued her volleyball career at Wichita State University where she was a 4 year starter and varsity letter winner. After college, Jenny stayed active in volleyball as a player and coach. She has coached at the high school and club levels in Dallas, TX and Kansas City, MO. She is currently teaching middle school physical education and enjoying watching her children’s sporting events.