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    Blaze Galardy
    Blaze Galardy
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Champaign, Ill.

    High School:
    Basic HS

    Event:
    Pole Vault

    I/O Eligibility:
    SO/SO

    04/13/2013

    Illini Win Lee Calhoun Invitational

    One Illini sets meet record; two tie

    03/30/2013

    Illini Win Bill Cornell Spring Classic

    The squad scored 161 team points; five titles

    03/24/2013

    Seven Illini Win Titles at Big Ten/SEC Challenge

    Orange and Blue crown seven champion in outdoor opener

    01/09/2013

    2013 Men's Track and Field Season Outlook

    Underclassmen look for breakthrough season

    01/25/2013

    Illini Classic 1/19/13

    Photos from Illini Classic at UI Armory

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    2013 Track and Field
    Outdoor:
    Opened the season a the Big Ten/SEC Challenge where he recorded a pole-vault mark of 15-5 (4.70m) and tied for ninth place... Posted his career-best mark of 15-7 (4.75m) at the Lee Calhoun Memorial where he finished fourth overall.

    2012 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Redshirted season.

    Indoor: Redshirted season.

    High School
    Went undefeated as a senior in regular season track and field meets... Named to the Sunrise Southwest All-Star team as a junior and senior... Earned four varsity letters in track and field and two in football.

    Personal
    Parents are Matthew Galardy and Randi Raup... Major is political science... Hobbies include reading, hiking, and playing with his dogs... Plans to join the Federal Law Enforcement after finishing school.

    Galardy's Personal Bests
    Outdoor
    Pole Vault: 15-7 (4.75m) - Lee Calhoun Memorial (4/13/13)


    Indoor Pole Vault: 16-9 ¼ (5.11m) - Big Ten Championships (2/28/14)

    Updated March 2014

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