Sydney Jaques
Sydney Jaques
Height: 5-7
Year: Jr.
Hometown: San Jose, CA
High School: Presentation HS
Events: Pole Vault
Experience: 2Y

2018 -- Had the squad’s third-best pole vault height of the season, jumping 11 feet, 11.75 inches at the Cal Opener in Berkeley on March 3, earning third place ... added a second-place clearance of 11’ 6.25” at UC Santa Barbara’s Tri-Meet hosted March 10.

2017 -- Twice cleared 11 feet, 11.75 inches as a freshman: at the Stanford Invitational on March 31 (good for 11th overall) and then at the Blue-Green Rivalry Dual Meet vs. UCSB on April 29 (third place) ... was the runner-up at the 35th annual Cal Poly ShareSLO Invitational on March 25, vaulting 11’ 5.75” ... came in 19th at her first Big West Championships on May 13 at Cal State Fullerton, with a height of 11’ 4.5” ... earned Conference Commissioner’s Highest Honors for academics.

Prep -- As a senior at Presentation High School in San Jose, won the pole vault at the Bellarmine Double Dual with a PR of 12 feet, 8 inches ... during her career for the Panthers, posted 16 total clearances of at least 12 feet, including a 12th-place jump of 12’ even at the CIF State Championships in 2016 (after winning the WCAL championship at the same height) ... also advanced to the state championship meet as a junior, when she posted the first of back-to-back third-place Central Coast Section finishes ... in indoor competition, also jumped 12 feet to take third place at the 2016 UCS National Pole Vault Summit ... earned Presentation’s 2016 Scholar-Athlete of the Year award.

Personal -- Has a sister, Taylore, who was also a Division I pole vaulter at Stanford ... majors in Software Engineering.