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Cody Fridgen

Class: R-Senior
Position: Pole Vault
Height: 5-11

Previous School: Riverview HS

Hometown: Sarasota, Fla.

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (R-Jr.)
• Big South pole vault runner-up and part of Liberty's 1-2-3-4 sweep of the event
• Cleared a season-best height of 15-5.5 to take second place at the UVa Team Swashbuckle

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (R-Jr.)
• Placed second in the Big South pole vault final
• Tied for 14th place in the IC4A pole vault
• Equaled his personal best with a 15-9 clearance at the Liberty Quad

2011 Outdoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Did not compete in any meets and was redshirted

2010-11 Indoor Track & Field (Jr.)
• Only competed in one meet, the Liberty Kickoff, before sustaining a season-ending injury
• Placed fifth in the Liberty Kickoff heptathlon, totaling 4,313 points in his first try at the multi event
• Pole vaulted 15-9 during the heptathlon

2010 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South outdoor pole vault champion
• Vaulted at the IC4A meet
• Sailed over an outdoor personal-best 15-9 at the Penn Relays

2009-10 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Part of Liberty's 1-2-3-4 sweep in the Big South pole vault final with a fourth-place finish
• Qualified for the IC4A indoor meet
• Vaulted 15-9 at back-to-back meets, including the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup and the Liberty Quad

2009 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Earned his first All-Big South honor with a third-place pole vault finish at the conference meet
• Cleared a season-best height of 15-3 at the Liberty Twilight Qualifier
• Placed fifth in the pole vault at the Canada Junior Track & Field Championships

2008-09 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Came in fifth in the Big South pole vault final

Prep
• Graduated from Riverview High School
• Competed in both football and track & field

Personal
• Son of John and Kim Borchers
• Biology major
• Spent two years as a wide receiver on the Liberty football team
• Birthday is Aug. 2

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
60 – 7.43 (Indoor)
1K – 3:06.86 (Indoor)
60H – 10.01 (Indoor)
LJ – 19-9.5 (6.03m) (Indoor)
HJ – 5-6 (1.68m) (Indoor)
PV – 15-9 (4.80m)
SP – 31-11.25 (9.73m) (Indoor)
HEP – 4,313 (Indoor)

Big South Individual Titles (1)
2010 Outdoor Pole Vault

All-Big South Honors (6)
2009 Outdoor Pole Vault – 3rd
2010 Outdoor Pole Vault – 1st
2012 Indoor Pole Vault - 2nd
2012 Outdoor Pole Vault - 2nd
2013 Indoor Pole Vault - 2nd
2013 Outdoor Pole Vault - 2nd