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Sam Young
Sam  Young

Class:
RS Sophomore

Hometown:
Lewes, Del.

High School:
Cape Henlopen

Last College:
Delaware

Event:
Pole Vault


NCAA East Preliminary Rounds 
2017: pole vault 

All-ACC 
2017 Outdoor:
pole vault (second-team) 
2017 Indoor:
pole vault (second-team)

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results) 

2017 Outdoor 
• Competed at the NCAA East Preliminary Rounds in the pole vault
• Earned second-team All-ACC with a sixth place finish at the ACC Championships in the pole vault
 Set a UVA freshman record in the pole vault (5.09m, 16'8.25")
 Ranks fourth in UVA history for the pole vault 


2017 Indoor
 Finished sixth in the pole vault at the ACC Championships 
 Earned All-ACC second-team honors in the pole vault 

 Set a UVA freshman record in the pole vault (5.10m, 16'9.75")

 Ranks third in UVA history in the pole vault 
 

Background
• Mid-year transfer at Delaware (did not compete)
• 2015 Delaware state champion in pole vault

Personal
• Son of Eileen and Frank Young
• Has a twin brother, Henry, and four other siblings, Allison, John, Chris and Sara
• Sister Sara played lacrosse for Penn

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