Victor Weirich Athlete Profile

Victor Weirich

Position: Pole Vault Height: 6-0 Weight: 190 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2007 | 2010-2013 Hometown: Fredericksburg, TX Mission: Sydney North, Australia Last School: Fredericksburg High School



All-America

  • 2011 USTFCCCA First Team Pole Vault (Indoor)
  • 2011 USTFCCCA First Team Pole Vault (Outdoor)

Personal

  • Born in San Antonio, Texas
  • Parents are Rick and Brenda
  • Served in the Australia Sydney North Mission (2007-09) for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Has eight siblings
  • Enjoys camping, hiking and sports
  • Plays the didgeridoo
  • Majoring in exercise and wellness

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Fredericksburg High
  • Lettered four years in track and three years in football
  • Region champion three-straight years
  • Bronze medalist in 2005 and silver medalist in 2006 at state
  • State qualifier three times, placing second, third and fifth overall
  • High School record holder in pole vault (16-07.00)

Summary


Indoor

  • MWC Championship Team (2007)

Outdoor

  • MWC All-Conference (Pole Vault 2007)
  • MWC Championship Team (2007)

Personal Records

  •  Pole vault -- 18-02.00 (5.54m)

 

 

 

Career Stats



2007 | Freshman Year

Indoor:

  • Cleared a season-best height of 16 feet 7.75 inches in the pole vault to place fourth at the MWC Championships
  • Took third in the pole vault at the Modrall Sperling Lobo Invitational

Outdoor:

  • Cleared a season-best 17 feet 1.5 inches to place third in the pole vault at the MWC Championships
  • Named All-MWC in the pole vault
  • Took second in the pole vault at the ASU/Clif Bar Invitational
  • Placed third in the pole vault and ran on the first place 4x100 relay team at the Cougar Invitational
  • Came in second in the pole vault at the Wildcat Outdoor Open at Weber State University
  • Took second in the pole vault at the Robison Invitational

2011 | Sophomore Year

Indoor:

  • The Mountain West Conference champion with a height of 5.38 meters
  • Claimed All-America honors by placing fifth at the NCAA Indoor Championships with a height of 5.40 meters
  • Cleared a season-best height of 5.50 at the New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational

Outdoor:

  • Placed second at the Mountain West Conference Championships with a height of 5.32 meters
  • Earned All-America honors with a fourth-place finish at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a height of 5.25 meters

2012 | Junior Year

Indoor:

  • Earned second-team All-America honors at the NCAA Championships with a height of 5.30 meters
  • Placed fourth at the MPSF Championships with a height of 5.23 meters
  • Posted a season-best height of 5.50 at the Blue & Orange Opener

Outdoor:

  • Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary
  • Posted a season-best height of 5.50 at the Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays