The Final Day of competition at the William Williams Classic where the Texas Tech track and field team opened its 2012 outdoor season.
2010 OUTDOOR ALL-AMERICAN - POLE VAULT
Collected five first place finishes in the pole vault...cleared a school record and personal-best mark of 4.50 (14'-9.00") at the Red Raider Open (5/5)...the mark ranked No. 2 nationally at the conclusion of the season...cleared bars over 14-feet three times.
MANSFIELD: The U.S. sophomore and junior national record holder in the pole vault... was a three-time state champion in the pole vault ... former freshman outdoor national record holder for high school ... sophomore indoor and outdoor national record holder ... Texas state pole vault record of13'-7"... ranked No. 1 in the world youth rankings at the end of 2008 ... was the top pole vault recruit in the nation in 2009 with a jump of 14'-0" and its the third-best mark in high school history .. named to the USA Today Newspaper member of the High School Track and Field Team three years in a row (2007,2008,2009) ... member of the 2009 U.S. Junior Team with a second place finish at the U.S. Junior meet ... placed second at the Junior Pan-Am Games with a mark of 13'-11.25".
PERSONAL: Born Shade Weygandt on January 24 ... daughter of Van and Kris Weygandt ... has one brother Dustin ... interests include longboarding ... major is undecided.