UW Health Sports Medicine 

Jacob Wallenfang
Jacob  Wallenfang

RS Freshman

Green Bay, Wis.

High School:
Green Bay Preble


Pole Vault

Eligibility (Indoor/Outdoor): Redshirt Sophomore/Redshirt Sophomore

At Wisconsin
2015 NCAA West Preliminary Round qualifier (pole vault)

2015 Outdoor: Competed in the pole vault at the NCAA West Regional (5/30), but recorded a no hit ... Tied for 14th in the pole vault at the Big Ten Championship (5/15-17) with a clearance of 15-11 1/4 (4.86m) ... Finished third in the pole vault at the Wisconsin Twilight (5/8) with a clearance and new personal record of 17-0 (5.18m) ... Set a personal record of 16-6 3/4 (5.05m) in pole vault at the Musco Twilight (5/2) ... at the LSU Alumni Gold (4/18), set a personal record in pole vault clearing 16-3 1/4 (4.96m)

2014 Indoor: Redshirt season ... At the Wisconsin Elite Invitational (1/25), making his season debut and competing unattached, finished sixth in the pole vault with a clearance of 15-5 (4.70m)

High School
At the state meet as a senior, won the pole vault, helped his team win the 4x100-meter relay, finished second in the 200 meters and third in the 100 meters ... was named the 2013 Wisconsin Male Track Athlete of the Year ... finished fifth in the 100 meters and eighth in the pole vault at the state championships as a junior ... as a sophomore, finished 17th in the pole vault ... also played football and was named to the North All-Star large school football team

Parents are Tim and Mary Wallenfang ... has a sister, Emily, and two brothers, Zak and Adam ... intended major is civil engineering

Why Wisconsin?
"I chose Wisconsin because it is close to home and because of the combination of academics and athletics."

Personal Bests
Indoor Outdoor
Pole Vault 15-5 (4.70m) 1-25-14 Pole Vault 17-0 (5.18m) 5-8-15

At the NCAA Preliminary Round
2015 - Outdoor
Pole Vault: NH

At the Big Ten Championship

2015 - Outdoor
Pole Vault: T14th (15-11 1/4 (4.86m))

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