Alison Powers
Alison  Powers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Las Vegas, Nev.

High School:
Silverado HS

Event:
Pole Vault

Experience:
SR


02/11/2017

Nevada history rewritten at Boise State Challenge

Several top 10 performances from the Wolf Pack

12/10/2016

24 Wolf Pack student-athletes receive degrees today

Two former student-athletes return to finish their studies.

01/16/2016

Wolf Pack finishes strong at Ed Jacoby Invitational

Claims five events and 20 top-five finishes

01/13/2016

Track & field off to Ed Jacoby Invitational/Multi

First meet since visiting Weber State last month

07/21/2015

Track & Field recognized with USTFCCCA academic honors

Five members of the Wolf Pack earned recognition

REDSHIRT SENIOR OUTDOOR (2017) – Qualified for the NCAA Preliminaries for the second year in a row with a season best mark of 13’ 3.75” (4.06m) … Placed fifth on a blustery day at the Mountain West Championships with a mark of 12’ 9” (3.89m) … Recorded a total of three top three finishes, including two victories … Competed in a total of eight meets during the season.

REDSHIRT SENIOR INDOOR (2016-17) – Finished third in Pole Vault at the MW Championships with a mark of 13’ 5.25” (4.10m)…  The mark put her at number one in school history, breaking her own school record … Competed in four meets during the season … Placed first in Pole Vault in three out of those four meets.

SENIOR OUTDOOR (2016) – Did not compete (redshirt)

SENIOR INDOOR (2015-16) – Suffered an injury at the Ed Jacoby Invite … Medically redshirted the indoor season … served as a captain during the entire 2015-16 season.

JUNIOR OUTDOOR (2015) – Set the outdoor school record and finished second in the pole vault with a mark of 4.11m (13’5.75”) at the Legends Invitational (4/4) … all five of her pole vault performances landed in top 10 finishes … secured three team points for Nevada at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships (5/15) in the pole vault.

JUNIOR INDOOR (2014-15) – Finished second in the pole vault with a mark of 3.90m (12’9.5”) at the Boise State Team Challenge (2/14), her mark ties for first on the Nevada all-time list … finished second in pole vault with a mark of 3.80m at the Bronco Invitational (1/24).

SOPHOMORE OUTDOOR (2014) - Opened the season at the Aggie Open finishing 11th overall ... Collected an eighth place finish at the Sacramento State Hornet Invitational after clearing a mark of 11'3.75" ... Vaulted 11'9.75" at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid Major Challenge on her way to a fourth place finish ... Finished fourth at the Brutus Hamilton Open with a vault of 11'5.75" ... Cleared 11'8" at the Payton Jordan Cardinal Invitational in a fourth place effort ... Won a bronze medal with a personal best vault, and the fifth best mark in school history, at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships ... Named to the Mountain West All-Conference Team for her performance in the pole vault.

SOPHOMORE INDOOR (2013-14) - Finished sixth at the Jacksons/NB Indoor Invite clearing 11'1.75".

FRESHMAN OUTDOOR (2013) - Finished fifth in the pole vault at the PLNU Invitational & Multi-Meet ... Finished ninth in the pole vault at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational ... Competed at the Mountain West Championships ...Named to the 2013 Fall Academic All-Mountain West Team.

FRESHMAN INDOOR (2012-13) - Finished eighth in the pole vault clearing a height of 10'5.25" at the Bronco Invite ... Won the pole vault at the Boise State Team Challenge ... Cleared her personal best mark of 11'7" in a 10th place effort at the MW Indoor Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL - Attended Silverado High School in Las Vegas ... Earned two varsity letters in track and field ... Competed on the Sunrise Conference Championship track and field teams in 2011 and 2012 ... Competed on the Nevada State Championship winning track team in 2012 ... Holds the Silverado High School pole vault record with a mark of 10'6".

PERSONAL - Majoring in psychology with hopes of being a child psychologist ... Chose Nevada to attend college while staying in her home state ... Was a student mentor as a junior and senior in high school and participated in the Interact Club at Silverado ... Loves exercising and taking her dog Daisy for walks ... Lists Alicia Sacramone as her favorite sports hero ... Daughter of Darren and Sandi Powers ... Has an older brother, Christopher.

SCHEDULE
Download Schedule: Add to calendar

ATHLETE OF THE MONTH

Student-Athlete of the Month

Follow us!

Instagram