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Joshua Speirs Athlete Profile

Joshua Speirs

Joshua Speirs
Position: Pole Vault Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 2010-2012 Hometown: Bakersfield, CA


  • Born in Bakersfield, California
  • Parents are Aaron and Pam
  • Served in the New York New York North Spanish-speaking Mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Majoring in biology (pre-med)

Before BYU

  • Prepped at North High
  • Graduated first in his class with multiple scholar athlete awards
  • Also participated in soccer, the Science Bowl and Spanish club
  • Placed fourth in region with a jump of 14-6.


  • Academic All-MWC (2010)
  • MWC Scholar-Athlete (2010)

2010 | Freshman Year


  • Took third in the pole vault (4.75m) at the BYU Invitational
  • Seventh place in the pole vault (4.70m) at the Robison Invitational
  • Finished fifth at the Mark Faldmo Invitational in the pole vault (4.60m)
  • Sixth place finish in the pole vault (4.75m) at the Utah Spring Classic