William Thibault
William Thibault
Year: JR
Hometown: Stamford, Conn.
High School: Westhill
Position: Pole Vault
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2015-16

  • Outdoor:
    • Placed eighth in the pole vault (15' 15.25") at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
  • Indoor: 
    • T-3 in the pole vault, (4.65m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship. 
    • Finished fourth overall in the pole vault, (4.50m) at the Coaches' Tribute Meet. 
    • Placed eighth in the pole vault, (4.65m) at the Donahue Games. 
    • Finished third in the pole vault, (4.35m) at the URI Sorlien Memorial Invitational. 

2014-15

  • Outdoor:
    • Finished third in the pole vault, (4.70m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Finished third in the pole vault, (4.80m) at the Mark Young Yale Invitational.
    • Finished sixth in the pole vault, (4.40m) at the George Mason Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the pole vault, (4.56m) at the UNH Wildcat Invitational.
  • Indoor:
    • Placed sixth in the pole vault, (4.50m) at the New England Championship.
    • Placed third in the pole vault, (4.65m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.
    • Placed ninth in the pole vault, (4.55m) at the David Hemery Valentine Invitational.
    • Placed second in the pole vault, (4.59m) at the URI Coaches vs. Domestic Violence Invitational.
    • Placed 11th in the pole vault, (4.55m) at the Boston University Terrier Classic.
    • Finished seventh in the pole vault, (4.35m) at the Sorlien Memorial Invitational.
    • Finished 16th in the pole vault, (4.20m) at the NYC Gotham Cup.

2013-14

  • Outdoor: 
    • Finished tenth in the pole vault (4.55m) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished third in the pole vault (4.50m) at the Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championship.
    • Finished fourth in the pole vault (4.35m) at the Holy Cross Men's Meet.
    • Finished fifth in the pole vault (4.45m) at the Brown Classic.
    • Finished seventh in the pole vault (4.30m) at the UConn Classic.
  • Indoor: 
    • Finished 12th in the pole vault (4.51m) at the New England Championship.
    • Finished 11th of 12 in the pole vault (4.50m) at the Armory Winter Games.
    • Finished 11th of 14 in the pole vault (4.20m) at the URI Coaches' Coed Invitational.
    • Finished fourth in the high jump (4.20m) at the Sorlien Invitational.

 

High School 

  • Participated in lacrosse and indoor/outdoor track at Westhill High School
  • Was the county and state champion in his senior year
  • Set the school record in pole vault

Personal

  • Born July 4, 1995
  • Son of Thomas and Jessica Thibault
  • Has one sister, Jess
  • Lists Renaud Lavillenie as his favorite athlete and Liverpool F.C., the New York Mets, and the New York Giants as his favorite teams
  • Majoring in mechanical engineering
  • Chose URI over UConn and Rutgers