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 Shade Weygandt
Shade Weygandt


Mansfield, Texas

High School:

Pole Vault




May 5 Red Raider Open Quotes

Quotes from Saturday's Red Raider Open


Tech Impresses at UTEP Springtime Meet

Eight first place finishes highlight action for Texas Tech in El Paso.


Willie Williams Classic Day 2

The Final Day of competition at the William Williams Classic where the Texas Tech track and field team opened its 2012 outdoor season.


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.

2012 INDOOR:

Cleared the bar at 4.45 meters (14'-7.25") at the Texas Relays (4/9/11) to place second...the mark ranks in the Official Collegiate All-Time Top 10...placed in the top five of each meet during the season with two first place finishes (Texas Tech Open 4/2 and UTEP Invite 3.26).

2011 INDOOR:
Placed second in the pole vault at the Big 12 Championships...earned five first place finishes during the season..season best clearance of 4.40 meters (14'-5.25") at the Texas Tech Invite (1/22/11).

All-American in the pole vault ... first female to earn an All-America honor in the pole vault in school history ... Big 12 Champion in the pole vault and first female to win a pole vault conference title for Tech ... set the school record at 14'-2.75" at the Big 12 Championships ... won a total of six events including Mt. SAC Relays.

2010 INDOOR:
Big 12 Champion in the pole vault ... first female to win Big 12 Indoor Freshman of the Year honor ... set Big 12 meet record at 14'-2.50" ... broke the school record five times and set it at 14'-2.50" ... won four events on the season ... first female to win a indoor conference title in the pole vault.

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.

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