Redbirds head to Northern Iowa for MVC Championships next weekend.
This meets serves as one final tune-up before the conference championships
She holds second furthest throw in the NCAA this season
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.