UCSD Track & Field BIO
 Sydney Blakeley

CCAA All-Academic ... Earned a personal-best mark for the season of 11'7.75" in the pole vault at the Triton Invitational (4/26) ... Tied for sixth at the CCAA Championships (5/3), reaching a height of 11'6" for the pole vault.

USTFCCCA All-Academic ... Competed in the pole vault at CCAA Championships for the Tritons, taking a fourth place finish overall … Went a season-best mark of 12’0.5 at the San Diego Collegiate Challenge, which was also an NCAA B cut … Currently is tied with her teammate (Megan Benham) for the third best pole vault in UCSD history.

A 2012 graduate of Ponderosa High School in Shingle Springs ... Was the pole vault champion for both the Sierra Valley League and Delta River League as a senior (2012) ... Sac-Joaquin Section Masters women's pole vault champion (2012) ... Also was Sac-Joaquin Division I pole vault champion in both her junior and senior years (2011-12) ... Received Excellence in Athletics Award from the Sacramento River Cats (2012) ... Earned Most Valuable Field Athlete award as a junior for women's track and field at PHS (2011) ... Set the PHS women's pole vault record at 12'0" as a junior (2011) ... Broke own school record with 12'7" mark as a senior with the Bruins (2012) ... Competed with Taft Athletics in the summers before her junior and senior years (2010-11).

Born Sept. 30, 1994 in Phoenix, Ariz. ... Parents are Kathy and Shannon Blakeley ... Has a younger brother named Jake ... Majoring in public health with a minor in business at Marshall College ... Roots for the San Francisco Giants ... Lists Haley Libuit as her favorite athlete ... Could eat pasta the rest of her life ... Her mom and dad are her greatest influences ... Considers breaking the women's pole vault record at her high school as her most memorable moment in track and field.

Position: Pole Vault
Year: Sophomore
City/State: Shingle Springs, CA
High School: Ponderosa HS
College: Marshall
Major: Public Health
Experience: High School
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