|Type||Competed in Olympic Games|
|Full name||Sharon Marie•Callahan (-McKniff)|
|Born||25 March 1952 in Whittier, California (USA)|
|Died||30 April 2015|
|Measurements||186 cm / 66 kg|
|Affiliations||Crown Cities TC, Pasadena (USA)|
Competing for the Crown Cities Track Club, Sharon Callahan won the 1968 US Olympic Trials in the high jump, while still a student at Whittier LaSerne High School in California. She also placed third that year in the AAU Championships in the high jump.
After marrying John McKniff, Sharon Callahan-McKniff raised two sons, but still worked as a paralegal when she could. She was a volunteer track coach at Sabino High School in Tucson, Arizona, and spent time with the cancer survivor organization Better Than Ever, where she worked as a trainer, and with the Saddlebrooke Rotary Club and Catalina Food and Clothing Bank.
Personal Best: HJ – 5-7¼ [1.71] (1968).
|Games||Discipline (Sport) / Event||NOC / Team||Pos||Medal||As|
|1968 Summer Olympics||Athletics||USA||Sharon Callahan|
|High Jump, Women (Olympic)||22 r1/2|