Top three finishers in each event will earn spot on U.S. Olympic Team
49ers will compete on Thursday and Friday at Drake Stadium
LBSU will send two athletes to NCAA Championships, June 6-9
Senior won a jump off for the 12th and final spot in the women's high jump
Top 12 finishers in each event will advance to the NCAA Championships
2011: Big West champion and NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the pole vault ... Cleared a lifetime-best 18-00.50 at the conference meet, which puts him in a tie for fourth on the school's all-time charts ... Became the fifth vaulter in 49er history to clear 18 feet ... Also won the pole vault at the Beach Invitational with a then personal-record 17-03.75 ... That effort earned him Big West Field Athlete of the Week honors ... Added top five finishes at the UCSD Triton Invitational, Big West Challenge, Cal-Nevada Championships and the Ben Brown Invitational ... Competed in the pole vault at the Don Kirby Invitational during the indoor season.
Riverside CC: Led Riverside Community College to back-to-back California state team titles ... Was a state finalist in the pole vault in 2010, finishing sixth overall ... Established a school-record 16-02 ... As a sophomore, he won five of the six meets he competed in.
High School: Graduated from Chaparral High School in 2008 ... Three-time CIF finalist in track and field ... Named the school's field athlete of the year ... Also lettered two years in wrestling and cross country.
Personal: Majoring in economics.
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