Spencer

Powell

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Pole Vault
Year: Junior
Hometown: McCook, Neb.
High School: McCook
Major: Health Science

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
Pole Vault: 17-0 (5.18m) (2/23/18)
Outdoor
Pole Vault: 16-9 1/4 (5.11m) (4/27/18)

Big Ten Championships
2018 (O): Pole Vault - 16-4 3/4 (5.00m) (14th)
2018 (I): Pole Vault - 17-0 (5.18m) (4th)
2017 (I): Pole Vault - 15-10 1/2 (4.84m) (14th)

Honors
Academic All-Big Ten (2017, 2018)
USTFCCCA All-Academic (2018)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2015, 2016, 2017; Spring 2016, 2018)

2018 (Sophomore)
Indoor: Finished fourth in the pole vault at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a PR of 17-0 (5.18m)...was the runner-up at the Graduate Classic and placed fourth at the Nebraska Tune-Up, clearing 16-8 3/4 (5.10m).

Outdoor: Placed 14th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the pole vault with a mark of 16-4 3/4 (5.00m)...set an outdoor best of 16-9 1/4 (5.11m) to finish fourth at the Texas Tech Corky/Crofoot Shootout...finished 29th at the NCAA West Preliminary Round.

2017 (Redshirt Freshman)
Indoor: Placed 14th in the pole vault at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a bar of 15-10 1/2 (4.84m)...set an indoor PR of 16-2 3/4 (4.95m) at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational.

Outdoor: Competed in six meets...placed third and set a personal best at the John Jacobs Invitational with a mark of 16-3 1/2 (4.97m)...took second in the pole vault at three meets.

2016 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, cleared a season-best 15-2 1/4 (4.63m) at the Prairie Wolf Invitational.

Outdoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, cleared 15-3 3/4 (4.67m) in the pole vault at the Nebraska Invitational.

Before Nebraska
Attended McCook High School in Nebraska...as a senior, was the Class B pole vault state runner-up after clearing 14-8 (4.47m)...set a prep best of 15-9 (4.80m) at the Dutch Zorn Invite...won the GNAC Conference title...as a junior, was the Class B pole vault state champion and district champion.

Personal
Born Feb. 6, 1997...parents are Michael and Tammy...major is health science.

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