Sam Nelson
Sam Nelson


Boise, Idaho

High School:

Pole Vault



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Aggies tally 30 top-six finishes Saturday, 14 for the USU women and 16 for the men.


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Hawkins and Taylor capture event titles for Utah State women, Hall for Aggie men.


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Utah State ends lone home meet of the year on high note.


Utah State Track & Field - Mark Faldmo Invitaional

Utah State Track & Field - Mark Faldmo Invitaional

2013 (Fr.): Finished 10th in the pole vault at the WAC Indoor Championships.
High School: A six-time letterwinner in track & field, football, basketball and baseball... Finished first in the pole vault at the city and district championships in 2011 and 2012, while also placing second in the pole vault at state as a senior... Named team MVP as a senior.
Personal: Full name is Samuel Crane Nelson... Born November 28, 1993... Oldest of three children of Eric and Gina Nelson... Father, Eric, competed in track & field for the University of Utah... Majoring in biology.

Personal bests include:

Indoor Outdoor
Pole Vault 4.70m na
WAC Indoor Championships
2013 Pole Vault 10th 4.53m
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