Katrina Wilbanks
Katrina Wilbanks
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Torrance, CA
High School: West Torrance HS
Previous College: El Camino College
Position: Pole Vault
EXP: 1V

CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Katrina Wilbanks finished 14th in the pole vault at her first Big West Outdoor Championships (May 11) ... cleared a season-best height of 11-5.75 (3.50) ... also competed indoors posting a season-best 10-10 (3.30) at the Great Dane Classic in Armory, NY (Jan. 18). 


EL CAMINO COLLEGE
Wilbanks spent two seasons (2010-12) at El Camino College in Torrance, Calif. ... was a pole vaulter for the Warriors and coach Kevin Hughley ... cleared 12-0 to set the South Coast Conference record as well as the school record ... is a two-time state pole vault champion and was named MVP in 2011-12 and Most Improved in 2010-11 ... the Warrior women's track & field team captured the state championship in 2011 ... earned her associate of arts degree in 2012.


WEST TORRANCE HIGH SCHOOL
Wilbanks competed in both track & field and volleyball at West Torrance High School in Torrance, Calif. ... was a CIF qualifier in the pole vault as a senior in 2010 ... aalso competed in the long jump as well as the 100 and 200 meters ... played libero for the Warriors volleyball team for four seasons ... graduated in 2010 with a 3.5 grade point average.


PERSONAL
Born July 6, 1992 in Long Beach, Calif. ... parents are Deanna and Tim Wilbanks ... has one brother, Dane who attends El Camino College ... favorites include the Los Angeles Dodgers, US Olympic pole vaulter Jenn Suhr, actor Johnny Depp, the TV show "Dexter" and pizza ... says her greatest moment in sports was "getting 12-0 in the pole vault"... says the toughest thing about being an athlete is "conditioning and the frustration when I don't do well" ... major is Kinesiology.


OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS 

Pole Vault: 11-5.75 (3.50) - Big West Championships (5/11/13)

INDOOR CAREER BESTS 

Pole Vault: 10-10 (3.30) - Great Dane Classic (1/18/13)

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