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Lauren Gale Athlete Profile

Lauren Gale

Lauren Gale
Position: Pole Vault Height: 5-9 Roster Years: 2012 Hometown: Gilbert, AZ Last School: Mesa Community College


  • Born in Chandler, Arizona
  • Parents are Val and Tonya Gale
  • Has one sister (Erin) and three brothers (Brandon, Jake, Josh) 
  • Sister Erin plays volleyball at Mesa Community College
  • Enjoys playing the piano, reading and outdoor activities 

Before BYU

  • Prepped at Higley High School
  • Competed at the University of Memphis in 2009-10 and Mesa CC in 2010-11
  • Holds Higley High school records in the pole vault, long jump, triple jump, 4x100m relay and sprint medley relay
  • Holds high school Region record in the pole vault 
  • 2009 Arizona state champion in the pole vault
  • Placed third at the Conference USA Championships in the indoor pole vault in 2010
  • Member of National Honor Society at Higley
  • Named English Department Student of the Year at Higley in 2009
  • Named to the Dean's List at Memphis in  2010 



2012 | Junior Year


  • Opened the season with a pole vault of 3.65m at the BYU Indoor Invitational 
  • Finished sixth at the Blue and Orange Opener in the pole vault (3.55m) 
  • Placed 10th in the pole vault (3.45m) at the Cherry and Silver Invitational 
  • Cleared 3.50m in the pole vault at the Weber State Indoor Meet