Drew Nealey
Drew Nealey
Height: 6-2
Weight: 170
Year: FR
Hometown: Northport, Maine
High School: Belfast Area
Events: Multi
Major: Kinesiology

Personal Bests

  • Indoor
    • 60m Hurdles: 9.35 (2016-17 at Beantown Challenge)
    • Pole Vault: 4.50m (2016-17 at Beantown Challenge)
    • Heptathlon: 4501 pts. (2016-17 at URI Heptathlon)

2016-17

  • Indoor:
    • Placed seventh in pole vault (4.50m) and ran the 60m hurdles in prelims (9.35s) at the Beantown Challange.
    • Finished third in the heptathlon (4501 pts.) at the URI Heptathlon.
    • Placed 22nd in the pole vault (4.25m) at the David Hemery Invitational.
    • Finished sixth in the pole vault (4.35m) at the Atlantic 10 Championship.

High School

  • Attended Belfast Area High School.
  • Earned four letters in both indoor and outdoor track and field and three in football.
  • Team captain of all three both junior and senior year.
  • Maine state champion in pole vault for indoor sophomore and junior year and outdoor sophomore through senior year.
  • State champion in 300m Hurdles sophomore through senior year.
  • Third in the decathlon at New Balance Nationals senior year.
  • Member of the National Honor Society.

Personal

  • Son of Dale and Jo-Ann Nealey.
  • Has two older sisters, Megan and Jillian.
  • Father, Dale, ran track for the University of Maine.
  • Mother, Jo-Ann, ran track for URI and Maine.
  • Favorite athlete is Ashton Eaton.
  • Favorite team is the New England Patriots.
  • Majoring in Kinesiology.