Is hopeful to recover from an injury that sidelined him for all of 2006 ... will likely limit competition in the winter to prepare for a full-go outdoors ... the Huskies' top returning vaulter, and when healthy, one of the top vaulters in the Pac-10 Conference ... is among UW's all-time top-10 indoors and out.
2005-06: Cleared an indoor career-best 17-4 1/2 at the UW Indoor Preview before missing the rest of the season with a patella tendon injury ... was granted a redshirt year and will be a junior again in 2007.
2004-05: Placed third at the Pac-10 Championships in 17-0 1/4, after a sixth-place finish as a freshman ... no-heighted, along with half the field, in wind and rain at the NCAA Regional ... cleared a lifetime-best 17-5 in a win at the Ken Shannon Invite, good for 10th all-time outdoors at UW ... moved up to sixth on UW's indoor list with a 17-3 clearance at the Husky Classic ... placed fifth at the MPSF Championships ... topped 17 feet three times indoors, and twice outdoors. 2003-04: Cleared 16-11 3/4 at the Pac-10 Championships, good for sixth ... tied for 10th in the event at the NCAA West Regional ... was just 1/4-inch shy of UW's freshman record in the vault ... indoors, posted a best of 16-7 1/4 that ranked 10th all-time at Washington ... placed 10th in the event at the MPSF Championships, clearing 16-6.
High School and Personal: Parents are Victoria and Riley ... has two brothers, Cahlen and Bodie, and two sisters, Amorah and Dejah ... ranked 13th in the Track and Field News' 2003 prep pole vault rankings, with a best indoor mark of 16-2 ... mark of 16-6 in 2002 equaled the nation's seventh-best by a prep vaulter ... went undefeated in league and district competition all four years ... was a four-time top-five finisher at the Washington state meet, including a state title in 2001 and runner-up placings in 2002 and 2003 ... won the pole vault at the 2000 Junior Olympics Regionals, and took second in 2001 ... the 13th-place finisher at the 2002 Junior Olympics Nationals at Stanford, with a mark of 15-6 ... best mark of 15-9 in 2001 set the state record for a sophomore ... interested in a career in architecture.
UW Career Bests
Pole Vault....... 17-9 3/4i