Samantha Eilert
Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Penryn, Calif.

High School:
Del Oro HS '12

Height:
5-4

Event:
Pole Vault

Major:
Exercise Biology

2013: Competed seven times in the pole vault, posting a season-best mark of 11-2.25 while finishing 3rd at the Causeway Dual against Sacramento State.

Del Oro HS '12: Finished 7th at Sac-Joaquin Section meet, 15th at CIF-SJS Masters as a junior... Posted prep PR of 10-9 at Sierra Foothill League Championships, good for 3rd place... First broke 10-foot barrier as a sophomore, winning SFL junior varsity title... Graduated magna cum laude.

PERSONAL: Born in Roseville, Calif.... Majoring in exercise biology... Parents are Sean Eilert and Vanine Guenzburger... Lived in Japan for the first seven years of her life... Would title her autobiography A Life Of `Oh Wells' Not `What Ifs.'