Shunzaburo Kida
Shunzaburo Kida
Height: 5-9
Year: Junior
Hometown: Essex Junction, Vt.
High School: Essex
Position: Pole Vault
High School: Earned four varsity letters in track, three in football, and one in cheerleading ... also played three years of club hockey for the Wombats ... 1st States Track in 2007 ... owns three school records ... recipient of Essex Outstanding Athlete Award in 2007 ... 2006 Burlington Invites Outstanding Athlete ... owns state pole vault record (14'6") ... helped Essex finish first in the state five years in a row ... member of Honor Roll and National Honor Society ... volunteered at a hospital in Japan. Personal: Born October 17, 1988 ... son of Masatoshi and Reiko Kida ... has two siblings - Cliff and TC ... enjoys music, movies and computers ... engineering major at URI.