Kaitlyn Neiheisel
Kaitlyn Neiheisel

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
New Lenox, Ill.

High School:
Lincoln-Way West

Height:
5-7

Position:
Jumps/Pole Vault

Birthdate:
12/02/1993

02/22/2014

Redbirds Wrap Up Regular Season at Orange and Blue Open

ISU athletes compete hard for spots on conference team.

05/11/2013

Glover, Smith Crowned MVC Champions on Day One

This is Glover's fourth-straight title in the javelin

05/04/2013

Smith Breaks Two Records in Final Regular-Season Meet

Smith now ranks No. 8 in the NCAA in the hammer throw

05/11/2013

Day 1 at the 2013 MVC Outdoor Championships

Day 1 at the 2013 MVC Outdoor Championships

2012-13

Indoor: Recorded a personal-best jump of 5-05.00 (1.65m) at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships to finish ninth in the high jump...Placed 12th at the MVC Championships with a vault of 10-11.75 (3.35m).

Outdoor: Recorded five top-five finishes in the pole vault, including two consecutive second-place finishes...Vaulted to a personal-best 11-09.00 to finish ninth at the Missouri Valley Conference Championships...Leaped to a personal-best 5-04.25 in the high jump at both the SIUE Cougar Invite and Bill Cornell Spring Classic.

PRIOR TO ISU

Lincoln-Way West HS:Second-place in the 2011 IHSA State Finals ... qualified for state three times...two-time conference champion ... earned all conference honors three years ... holds record in the 1-meter (6) and 1-meter (11) dives at Lincoln-Way West ... also part of high school's gymnastic and track and field team...recognized at Lincoln-Way West as a scholar-athlete ... part of high schools track and gymnastic team ... member of National Honor Society in high school ... was involved in Mu Alpha Theta ... received a spot as a member of the Principal's Cabinet.

Personal:Born 12/02/93 ... daughter of Kevin and Shellie Neiheisel ... has two brothers Nick (24) and Ryan (15) ... majoring in nursing.