Kaylan Pickford
Kaylan Pickford
Year: SR
Hometown: North Franklin, Conn.
High School: Norwich Free Academy
Position: Pole Vault

2014-15 (GRADUATE STUDENT):

Outdoor:

Atlantic 10 Championships - Finished second in the pole vault, (3.80m).

Mark Young Yale Invitational - Finished third in the pole vault, (3.65m).

George Mason Invitational - Finished fourth in the pole vault, (3.50m).

UMass Invitational - Won the pole vault, (3.75m).

2013-14 (SENIOR):

Outdoor: 

ECAC Championship - Finished sixth in the pole vault (3.67m)

New England Championship - Finished ninth in the pole vault (3.40m)

Atlantic 10 Outdoor Championship - Finished third in the pole vault (3.70m)

Yale Invitational - Finished first in the pole vault (3.70m)

UCF Invitational - Finished second in the pole vault (3.67m)

Indoor: 

ECAC Championship - Finished third in the pole vault (3.85m)

New England Championship - Finished third in the pole vault (3.65m)

Atlantic 10 Indoor Championship - Finished fifth in the pole vault (3.60m)

Valentine's Invitational - Finished third of 33 in the pole vault (3.65m)

URI Coaches' Invitational - Finished first of ten in the pole vault (3.45m)

2012-13 (JUNIOR):

Outdoor:

Charlotte 49er Classic - Finished second in the pole vault (11’5.75)

Indoor:

ECAC Championship - Finished tenth in the pole vault (11’11.75)

New England Championship - Tied for sixth in the pole vault (11’7.75)

Coaches' Tribute Invitational - Finished second in the pole vault (11’1.75)

Terrier Invitational - Placed fourth in the pole vault (11’5.75)

Sorlien Invitational - Finished first in the pole vault (11’9.75)

GoRhody Invitational - Won the pole vault (11’9.75)

2011-12 (SOPHOMORE):

Outdoor:

North Florida Invitational - Tied for ninth in the pole vault with an outdoor best and New England qualifying mark of 3.50 meters (11'5 3/4"), the third best URI individual all-time... 

UConn All-Region Invitational - won the pole vault tying her season best of 3.50m...

Brown Invitational - won the pole vault with an ECAC and personal best outdoor mark of 3.60m (11'9 3/4) and moved her sophomore record up from 11'5 3/4".

Indoor: 

Sorlien Invitational - earned fourth in the pole vault (3.30m)...

URI Invitational - Placed second in the pole vault (3.45m)

Terrier Classic - tied for third in the pole vault with a NE Qual. & URI best mark of 3.48m (11'5"), which set a new URI Sophomore record... 

Boston University Valentine's Invitational - tied for sixth for a URI best, season best, and NE qualifying mark of 3.50m in the pole vault, tying for second best URI individual all-time...

Atlantic 10 Indoor Championship - Finished tied for fourth in the pole vault with a URI best & ECAC qualifying mark of 3.6 meters (11'9 3/4). This was the fifth best URI mark all-time and was the team's third best mark in the conference championships...

New England Indoor Championships -  Beat a 13-year-old Rhode Island pole vault record by clearing 3.82m. The previous school record was 3.80m set by Stephanie Maugham in 1999

ECAC Indoor Championship - Placed second in the pole vault in her second-best all-time mark of 3.80m. 

2010-11 (FRESHMAN):

Outdoor:

Bryant Invitational - Finished sixth in the pole vault with a mark of 10-00.00

UConn All-Region Invitational - Placed second in the pole vault 

Indoor: 

Brown University Alden Invitational - Finished third in the pole vault with a mark of 3.20m

URI Sorlien Invitational - Won the pole vault event with a mark of 3.35m

URI Invitational - Placed third in the pole vault

Valentine's Invitational - Posted a career-best mark of 3.35m to finish fourth in the pole vault

Atlantic 10 Indoor Championship - Placed fifth in the pole vault with a mark of 3.30m

High School: Lettered in soccer and indoor/outdoor track at Norwich Free Academy... As a senior, won the Class LL Championships in the pole vault with a record-setting jump of 11'06"... Named all-state three times... Finsihed second at the 2010 State Open Championships in the pole vault... Owns the Connecticut state record for indoor girls pole vault with a jump of 12'00.25"... Won the 2010 CT-USATF Indoor Open Women's Pole Vault Championship... Named NFA Girls Indoor Track "Best in Track" and "Most Valuable Player" as a senior... Finished first in three 2010 ECC Championship events (pole vault, sprint medley relay and indoor girls pole vault).... Earned the NFA Girls Outdoor Track M.W. Makowicki Award, recognizing "Leadership, Sportsmanship and Dedication."

Personal: Born May 13, 1992... Daughter of Stephen and Suzanne Pickford... Has one brother, Jeff and two sisters, Jenny and Kylie... Enjoys dream work and studying human relationships... Lists the Boston Red Sox and New England Patriots as her favorite sports teams... Majoring in kinesiology at URI.