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    Colton Ross
    Colton Ross


    Grand Saline, Texas

    High School:
    Grand Saline

    Pole Vault



    Payne Soars Past Own NCAA Record

    Senior jumps 15-7 to raise the bar while Colton Ross wins men's pole vault competition


    SFA Track & Field Announces Signing Class

    T&F adds 14 state champions, and a two-time All-American to roster


    T&F Head Coach Phil Olson to Appear on SportsTalk Live

    Phil Olson joins SportsTalk Live to recap SFA's 2013 season


    Cass Brown-Stewart Earns All-America Honors in the 400M

    Junior sprinter receivers SFA's fourth All-America honor in three days


    Brown-Stewart, Arthur Headed to NCAA Championships

    Lumberjacks track and field team qualifies two for NCAA Outdoor meet

    2014 USTFCCCA All-America 2nd Team Pole Vault Outdoors
    2013 USTFCCCA All-America 2nd Team Pole Vault Indoors
    2014 Southland Conference Champion Pole Vault - Indoor & Outdoor
    Southland Conference Championship Meet Record Holder Outdoors
    School Record Holder

    Personal Records
    Outdoor: 5.70m (18-8.25)
    Indoor: 5.45m (17-10.50)

    2014 Outdoor (Senior)
    · 10th place NCAA Championship, 5.40m (17-8.50)
    · 9th place NCAA West Preliminary Rounds
    · Southland Conference Champion, meet record 5.56m (18-2.75)
    · 1st place Longhorn Invitational, school record 5.70m (18-8.25)
    - mark was highest in NCAA that season
    - Southland Conference Field Athlete of the Week
    · 1st place at UCA Open, Skechers Carl Kight Invitational
    · 2nd place at Texas Invitational, Texas Relays
    · Finished 1st or 2nd in every meet until postseason

    2014 Indoor (Junior)
    · Southland Conference Champion, 5.30m (17-4.50)
    · 1st place Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational
    · 5th place at Akron Pole Vault Convention special invitational, 5.35m (17-6.50)

    2013 Outdoor (Junior)
    · Qualified for NCAA West Preliminary Rounds
    · 3rd place Southland Conference Championship, 5.30m (17-4.50)
    · 1st place McNeese SpringTime Classic
    · 7th place at Texas Relays, 5.51m (18-1.00)
    · 1st place Louisiana Classics, 5.20m

    2013 Indoor (Sophomore)
    · 15th place at NCAA Championship, 5.30m (17-4.50)
    · 2nd place at Southland Conference Championship, 5.36m (17-7.00)
    · 1st place at Iowa State Classic, 5.41m (17-9.00)
    · 1st place at Texas A&M 12-Team Invitational, indoor personal best 5.45m (17-10.50)

    2012 Outdoor (Sophomore)
    · Competed in 3 meets before injury ended season and redshirting

    2012 Indoor (Sophomore): Redshirt season, did not compete

    2011: Cleared a height of 16-6.75 to win the SLC individual pole vault title at the outdoor meet ... Was named an All-SLC performer in the pole vault at the SLC Indoor Championships with a second-place finish (16-4.75)