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katie thurbon                    Katie Thurbon
Topeka, Kan.
Previous School
Washburn Rural HS









2012: Placed first in Women’s Pole Vault at the Indoor Track & Field Championship at Graceland University in Lamoni, Iowa…Finished eighth place in pole vault with a mark of 3.45 meters at the 2012 NAIA Indoor National Championships…Finished second place in pole vault at the Pitt State Invitational…Finished first in the Women’s Pole Vault at the 2012 HAAC Outdoor Championship at Graceland University…

2013: Finished seventh place in the Women’s Pole Vault at the 2013 Indoor Bill Easton Classic at Kansas University…

PERSONAL: Kate Elizabeth Thurbon was born in San Angelo, Texas, and is the daughter of Kathy and David Thurbon…Has two siblings, Paul (25) and Brian (27)…Went to Washburn Rural High School where she was the two time state runner up in pole vault, she was also the city, league and regional champion in pole vault…Chose Baker for its renowned academics, small class sizes and she thought it was a good fit for her…Majoring in Economics and International Studies.


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