Alicia Thompson Athlete Profile

Alicia Thompson

Alicia Thompson
Position: Pole Vault Height: 5-11 Roster Years: 2001-2004 Hometown: Glendale, AZ

Personal

  • Born 12/27/81 in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Parents are Bob and Janis Thompson
  • Majoring in broadcast journalism

Before BYU

  • Lettered four years in track and swimming
  • Scholar athlete all four years of high school
  • Region champion in the pole vault her freshman year
  • Second-place finish her freshman and senior years in the pole vault at state championships
  • Placed fourth in the pole vault at state her sophomore year
  • Ninth-place finish her senior year at the Great Southwest Meet
  • Region champion in 500m freestyle in swimming her senior year

Stats

Best Marks: PV - 12'4.5"


2001 | Freshman Year

Indoor: 

  • Did not compete 

Outdoor: 

  • Finished sixth in the pole vault (10-03) at the Wildcat Invitational

2002 | Sophomore Year

Indoor: 

  • Did not compete 

Outdoor: 

  • Placed first in the pole vault at the Wildcat Invitational with a height of 11-02
  • Finished sixth in the pole vault at the Wilson Motor Invitational
  • Placed fourth in the pole vault at the Cougar Invitational

2003 | Junior Year

Indoor: 

  • Placed eighth in the pole vault at the Indoor Mountain West Conference Championships

Outdoor: 

  • Finished third in the pole vault at the BYU Invitational with a personal best of 12'
  • Finished eighth at the Pamona-Pitzer meet matching the personal best of 12'
  • Placed seventh at the Outdoor Mountain West Conference Championships in the pole vault
  • Competed in the pole vault at the West Regionals at Stanford
  • Honored as an academic athlete

2004 | Senior Year

Indoor: 

  • Jumped 11-09.75 in the pole vault at the Washington Invitational
  • Finished third in the pole vault with a jump of 12-04.50 at the MWC Indoor Championships

Outdoor: 

  • Placed third in the pole vault (11-09.75) at the BYU Cougar Invite
  • Took third in the pole vault with a regional qualifying mark of 12-03.50 at the Robison Invitational
  • Won the pole vault (11-11.75) at the BYU Wells Fargo Invitational
  • Finished eighth in the pole vault at the Mountain West Conference Outdoor Championships
  • Competed in the pole vault at NCAA Regionals
  • Named Academic All-MWC