Christen Botteron, 
            event: pole vault
            height: 5-6
            year: sophomore
            hometown: Lake Quivira, Kan.
            last school: Shawnee Mission NW HS
FRESHMAN - (2009):
  • Started Indoor Season with third place finish in the pole vault (3.50m) at the BYU Indoor Invite
  • Placed third at the Bengal Shootout with a vault of 3.51m
  • Placed seventh at the Air Force Invitational with an indoor season-best vault of 3.65m
  • Started outdoor with a fourth place vault at the Baldy Castillo Invitational (3.55m)
  • Vaulted to a first place finish at the Mark Faldmo Invitational (3.66m)
  • Grabbed third place at the Robison Invitational with a vault of 3.85m
  • Finished the season placing fifteenth at the West Regional with a vault of 3.81m
BEFORE BYU:
  • Prepped at Shawnee Mission Northwest High School
  • Took second in the pole vault at the Kansas State Championships in 2008
  • Owns the school record in the pole vault
  • Named Female Athlete of the Year in 2007 and 2008
  • Three year letter winner in track and a four year letter winner in gymnastics
  • Selected as the co-captain of the gymnastics team her senior year
  • honor roll student and member of the Chamber and Symphony Orchestra
PERSONAL:
  • Born in Overland Park, Kan.
  • Parents are Ann and Brad Botteron
  • Loves eating ice cream, enjoys listening to music and watching movies
  • Majoring in exercise science with a minor in music
PERSONAL BESTS:
  • Pole Vault: 3.85m
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