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Shelley Parker

Class: Senior
Position: Pole Vault
Height: 5-5

Previous School: Brookville HS

Hometown: Lynchburg, Va.

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Made the Big South Presidential Honor Roll for the third year in a row
• Came in sixth in the Big South pole vault
• Season-best clearance of 11-11.75 came in her outdoor season opener at the Coastal Carolina Invitational

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Vaulted an indoor personal-best 12-1.5 twice, including at the ECAC meet where she tied for seventh place
• Tied for sixth place in the Big South pole vault final
• Honored as Big South Women's Field Athlete of the Week on Jan. 26, after her first of three 12-foot pole vault clearances on the season, at the Hokie Invitational

2011 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Included on the Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Captured the Big South outdoor pole vault crown, with a third-attempt clearance at a personal-best 12-7.5
• Became the No. 2 women's pole vaulter in program history with that performance
• First Lady Flame since Aimee Riley in 2005 to sweep the Big South indoor and outdoor pole vault championships in the same year
• Finished 11th in the ECAC pole vault final
• Joined the 12-foot club for the first time at the Liberty Collegiate Invitational, sailing over 12-1.5

2010-11 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Won the Big South pole vault title, thanks to a first-attempt clearance at 11-9.75
• Tied for 13th in the pole vault in her first appearance at the ECAC indoor meet

2010 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll member
• Big South pole vault runner-up with a season-best 11-8 clearance

2009-10 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Earned her first All-Big South award by tying for third place in the pole vault final

Prep
• Graduated from Brookville High School
• Won five state titles during her final two seasons, including four in the pole vault
• Swept the Virginia Group AA state crowns in the indoor and outdoor pole vault as both a junior and senior
• Helped Brookville win the Group AA 4 x 100 relay championship in 2008

Personal
• Daughter of Dr. Michael and Donalyn Parker
• Exercise science major
• Birthday is on July 3

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
200 – 27.97
PV – 12-7.5 (3.85m)

Big South Individual Titles (2)
2011 Indoor Pole Vault
2011 Outdoor Pole Vault

All-Big South Honors (5)
2010 Indoor Pole Vault – T-3rd
2010 Outdoor Pole Vault – 2nd
2011 Indoor Pole Vault – 1st
2011 Outdoor Pole Vault - 1st
2013 Indoor Pole Vault - 3rd