Pole Vault: 16-9 1/2 (5.12)
Pole Vault: 16-6
2013 Outdoor 4x400 All-American (Second-Team)
2013 Indoor 4x400 All-American (First-Team)
First-Team All-Big Ten (Indoor: 2013; Outdoor: 2013)
2013 (I): 4x400, 3:07.63, 7th
2013 (O): 4x400, 3:06.96, 16th
Indoor 4x400- 3:07.63
Big Ten Champion
2013 Outdoor 4x400
2013 Indoor 4x400
Big Ten Championships
2013 (I): 400m, 47.72 (10th); 4x400, 3:06.67 (1st); PV, 16-9 1/2 (8th)
2013 (O): 400m, 47.06 (6th); 4x400, 3:07.87 (1st)
Big Ten Distinguished Scholar (2013)
Academic All-Big Ten (2013)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2011, 2012; Spring 2012, 2013)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2013)
Christian Sanderfer earned first-team All-America honors at the 2013 NCAA Indoor Championships, helping the men's 4x400 meter relay team to a seventh-place finish and a school record time of 3:07.63... also earned first-team All-Big Ten honors after helping the relay team to a first-place finish and a time of 3:06.67 at the Big Ten Indoor Championships... tallied second-team All-America accolades at the 2013 NCAA Outdoor Championships with a 16th-place finish and a time of 3:06.96 in the 4x400... helped the men's 4x400-meter relay team to a first-place finish at the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a time of 3:07.87, also came in sixth in the 400 meters with a time of 47.06... led the 4x400-meter relay team to the Drake Relays title with a time of 3:03.79 for third all-time in the Nebraska record books... finished 10th in the 400 meters with a personal-best time of 47.72 at the indoor conference championships... also finished eighth in the pole vault at the indoor conference meet, posting a personal-best mark of 16-9 1/2 (5.12)... posted an indoor personal-best time of 8.61 in the 60m hurdles at the Holiday Inn Invitational... posted an outdoor personal-best time of 47.06 in the 400 meters at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships... notched an outdoor season-best vault of 16-6 3/4 (5.05) at the Razorback Spring Invitational.
Sanderfer redshirted the 2012 indoor and outdoor season... competed unattached in four indoor meets, setting a personal-best vault of 15-10 1/2 (4.84) at the Nebraska Tune- Up... competed unattached in two meets during the outdoor season... recorded a vault of 16-6 at the Nebraska Mini Meet on April 25... was named to the Fall 2011 and Spring 2012 Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll.
Before Nebraska (Southwest HS)
Sanderfer came to Nebraska as the Class A and All-Class pole vault champion in 2010 and 2011...was the Class A 110-meter high hurdle state champion...produced prep bests of 15-8 1/2 in the pole vault and a time of 14.69 in the 110-meter hurdles.
Son of Van and Tammy Sanderfer...born March 25, 1993...studying nutritional science at Nebraska.