Nick Bednarek
Nick Bednarek

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Palatine, Ill.

High School:
William Fremd

Height:
6-4

Position:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
04/07/1994

02/16/2013

ISU Track & Field Conclude Regular-Season at Purdue

Redbirds head to Northern Iowa for MVC Championships next weekend.

02/15/2013

ISU Track & Field Ready for Boilermaker Invitational

This meets serves as one final tune-up before the conference championships

12/08/2012

Brittany Smith Breaks School Record to Kick Off the 2012-13 Indoor Season

She holds second furthest throw in the NCAA this season

2012-13

Indoor: Opened up the season with a fifth-place finish at the Redbird Open with a vault of 13-05.75 (4.11m)...Notched a personal-best mark of 14-00.00 (4.27m) at the IWU Invite to finish eighth...Concluded the season with a sixth-place finish at the Boilermaker Invitational with a vault of 13-07.25 (4.15m).

Outdoor: Captured a personal-best mark in the pole vault at the Bill Cornell Spring Invitational with a height of 13-09.25.

PRIOR TO ISU

William Fremd High School: Two-year letterwinner on the track ... two-time IHSA 3A state qualifier ... placed ninth at the 2012 IHSA Boys Class 3A State Championships in the pole vault with a height of 14-09.00 ... took first at the conference championships with a personal-best vault of 15-04.00, the second-best in school history.

Personal: Born 4/07/1994 ... son of Mike and Theresa Bednarek ... has two sisters, Maggie and Mackenzie ... plans to major in teacher education.