Nicole

Baker

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Pole Vault
Year: Junior
Hometown: Gilbert, Ariz.
High School: Highland
Major: Dietetics/Health Science

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
Pole Vault: 12-3 1/4 (3.74m) (2/1/19)
Outdoor
Pole Vault: 13-4 1/4 (4.07m) (HS)

Big Ten Championships
2019 (O): Pole Vault - 12-2 1/2 (3.72m) (19th)
2019 (I): Pole Vault - 11-11 1/4 (3.64m) (17th)

Honors & Awards
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2018)
Academic All-Big Ten (2018, 2019)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018; Spring 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

2019 (Junior)
Indoor: Cleared a season-best 12-3 1/4 (3.74m) at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational in the pole vault...placed 17th at the Big Ten Indoor Championships. 

Outdoor: Vaulted 13-1 3/4 (4.01m) to finish second at the Corky/Crofoot Shootout...also placed second at the Nebraska Invitational, Crimson Tide Invitational and Husker Spring Invitational...finished 19th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships and qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary Round for the first time. 

2018 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Set a season-best mark of 10-11 3/4 (3.35m) in the pole vault to finish fifth at the Graduate Classic.

Outdoor: Did not compete. 

2017 (Freshman)
Indoor: Did not compete.

Outdoor: Competed in five regular-season meets...placed second and set a season-best in the pole vault with a mark of 12-4 (3.76m) at the Tom Botts Invitational.

2016 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted.

Outdoor: Redshirted.

Before Nebraska
Attended Highland High School in Arizona...vaulted a prep-best 13-4 1/4 (4.07m), the best ever in Arizona women's prep history...won the 2015 Arizona state title with a vault of 12-9 (3.88m)...won every pole vault competition in her senior season...tied for sixth at the 2014 New Balance Indoor Nationals...was the runner-up at the 2014 Arizona state meet.

Personal
Born Oct. 7, 1996...parents are Tab and Debbie...major is nutrition, exercise and health science/dietetics.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2