Lauren Radke
Lauren  Radke


Thousand Oaks, Calif.

High School:
Oaks Christian HS '08


Pole Vault

Human Development


Steeplechasers pace UC Davis into second at Big West

Aggie women in quest to win fourth straight while men are in fourth place


2011-12 In Images

Year-end slideshow available in HD


Three Titles Lift Women Into Second At Big West

Aggies excel on track and in field during opening day; Men are in seventh place


Aggies Head To UC Irvine for Big West Meet

UC Davis to compete on Friday and Saturday after best-ever finishes in 2011


UC Davis Makes Final Tuneups For Big West

Aggies post several strong performances at Sacramento State Open on Saturday

2011: Big West Conference runner-up in pole vault, clearing 3.80m (12-5.5)... Broke 12-foot barrier seven times, including best of 3.83m (12-6.75) at Woody Wilson and 3.81m (12-6) in Causeway Dual, both good for first place... Moved up to 3rd all-time in school outdoor list... Matched indoor PR of 3.61m (11-10) at Husky Classic, 4th in Aggie history.

2010: Finished 4th in pole vault (3.63m, 11-10.75) at Big West Conference Championships... Posted team season-best of 3.82m (12-6.25) at Brutus Hamilton, good for meet win and 3rd in school history... Also went 3.75m (12-3.5) at Sac State Open the week before conference... Posted indoor best of 3.61m (11-10) at Husky Classic.

2009: Placed 2nd in pole vault at Big West Conference meet... One of three to clear 3.70m (12-1.5) but earned runner-up based on attempts... Tied Tessa Fraser for Aggies' season-best vault mark, posting 3.75m (12-3.5) at Woody Wilson Classic.

OAKS CHRISTIAN HS '08: Three-time Southern Section champion and two-time state qualifier in pole vault... Set CIF-SS Division IV record with 12-0 effort during prelim flight... Among her vault coaches was Ben Browder, better known for sci-fi series Farscape and Stargate SG-1... Also captured league titles in 100 and 200... Four-year team MVP in golf... Competed for No Limit Sports club (Los Angeles) for three years.

PERSONAL: Born in Scottsdale, Ariz.... Majoring in human development... Parents are Thomas & Barbara Radke... Nickname is "Lulu"... Proudest personal accomplishment was overcoming a three-year battle with Graves' Disease... One of four officers for UC Davis' Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.