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SUMMER SCHAFERS

Player profile

position
Pole Vault
year
Freshman
hometown
Orlando, Fla.
high school
Olympia

BIO

PERFORMANCE PROFILE

One-third of the trio of freshmen pole vaulters hopeful of making an early impact…competing for the first time since missing her senior season at Olympia High due to injury…two-time 4A state medalist (2013, 2014) as well as age group AAU and USATF All-American.

Personal:

Transitioned to pole vault after nine years of competitive gymnastics, where she reached level 9 competition…high school outdoor personal-best of 3.65 meters (12-0) came at 2015 Bob Hayes Invitational…earlier in the year finished third at the Avenues Mall Vault in Jacksonville – an indoor competition – with an all-time best of 3.70 meters (12-1.75)…placed fourth as a freshman at the 4A state meet and second as a sophomore…was Olympia High Female Athlete of the Year and team captain…graduated Summa Cum Laude with weighted 4.5 gpa…a member of the National Honor Society, National English Honor Society and National Art Honor Society…daughter of Kortney and Jurgen Schafers…intends to major in communications/broadcast journalism…born June 17, 1998.