Kirsten Weismantle Bio - Hawkeye Sports Official Athletic Site
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Kirsten Weismantle
Kirsten Weismantle


Oak Park, Ill.

High School:
Oak Park River Forest

Pole Vault


57 Hawkeyes Earn Spring Academic All-Big Ten Honors

3 UI student-athletes boast a 4.0 cumulative GPA


Hawkeyes Set to Host Musco Twilight

The 14th annual Musco Twilight is set to begin Saturday at 1 p.m.


Hawkeye Women Take Invite Title

Women finish first with 212 points, while the men finish second with 170.5


Gulvas Leads Hawkeyes at Iowa Invite

Ashlyn Gulvas set the school weight throw record to grab 1 of 14 Hawkeye titles


Hawkeyes Capture 2 Titles in Day 1 of Iowa State Classic

The Iowa State Classic will resume Saturday at 11 a.m. (CT)


Musco Twilight XIV

Musco Twilight XIV Saturday, April 20, 2013

2013 -- Indoor - won pole vault at Iowa Invite (11-1 3/4, 3.40m), placed second at Iowa Open (10-11 3/4, 3.35m), ninth at Bill Bergan Invite (10-10, 3.30m) and seventh at Iowa State Classic (10-8 1/4, 3.26m)... Outdoor - placed third in pole vault at Lee Calhoun Invite (10-8, 3.25m)... academic All-Big Ten... letterwinner... Dean's List.

2012 -- Indoor - placed 10th in pole vault at Adidas Classic (11-3, 3.43m), 18th at Razorback Invite (11-2 1/2, 3.42m), third at Iowa Invite (10-11 3/4, 3.35m) and second at New Year's Classic (10-6, 3.20m)... Outdoor - placed second in pole vault a team-leading 11-11 3/4 (3.65m) at Musco Twilight XIII... placed seventh in pole vault at Tom Botts Invite (11-0 1/4, 3.36m), ninth at LSU Invite (11-9, 3.58m) and 20th at Arkansas Spring Invite (10-11 3/4, 3.35m)... academic All-Big Ten... letterwinner.

2011 -- Indoor - placed 19th in pole vault at Big Ten Championships with a collegiate-best 11-5 3/4 (3.50m)... that mark ranks third all-time at Iowa... won pole vault at Iowa Open (10-11 3/4, 3.35m) and placed third at Iowa State Classic (11-1 3/4, 3.40m) and Iowa Invite (10-11 3/4, 3.35m)... Outdoor - led team in pole vault with collegiate-best 12-0 (3.66m)... that mark ranks third all-time at Iowa... won pole vault at Cornell Open (10-11 3/4, 3.35m) and Central Invite (10-6, 3.20m), placed third at Musco Twilight XII (11-5 3/4, 3.50m) and 14th at Big Ten Championships (12-0, 3.66m)... academic all-Big Ten... letterwinner.

2010 -- Indoor - led team in pole vault with a collegiate-best win at Iowa Invite (11-5 3/4, 3.50m)... placed fourth in pole vault at Iowa Open (10-0, 3.05m)... Outdoor - recorded season-best pole vault at Musco Twilight XI (11-3 3/4 (3.45m)... placed third in pole vault at Lee Calhoun Memorial (11-5 1/4, 3.49m) and fifth at Tiger Track Classic (10-8, 3.25m)...letterwinner.

High School -- three-time state qualifier, winning conference pole vault title as a junior and two sectional pole vault titles... three-time all-conference and two-time all-section honoree... all-academic and pole vault team captain senior year... best pole vault mark was 10-9... lettered four years in cross country and track... coached by Sarah McCabe and Tim Gamble.

Personal -- born October 12, 1990... daughter of Peter Weismantle and Sandy Williams... art education major.

Weismantle's Collegiate Bests
Event Mark Meet Date
Pole Vault (I) 11-5 3/4 (3.50m) at Big Ten Championships 2/27/11
Pole Vault (O) 12-0 (3.66m) Big Ten Championships 5/13/11
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