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    Brandon Carrel
    Brandon Carrel
    Class:
    RS Freshman

    Hometown:
    Urbana, Ill.

    High School:
    Urbana High School

    Height:
    5-11

    Event:
    Pole Vault

    Birthdate:
    05/31/1994

    I/O Eligibility:
    FR/FR

    01/09/2013

    2013 Men's Track and Field Season Outlook

    Underclassmen look for breakthrough season

    At Illinois

    2013 Track and Field
    Redshirt Season.

    High School
    Placed 1st at IHSA Class AA state finals pole vault in 2011 ... Participated in IHSA Class AA pole vault state finals in 2012 ... Earned 6 varsity letters, 4 in track and field and two in cross country. Personal
    Born May 31, 1994 ... Son of Bryan and Lori Carrel ... Has one sibling, Tyler Carrel ... Hobbies include Ultimate Frisbee, gaming, racquetball, and programming ... His biggest thrill in sports is clearing new heights ... The person that most influenced his athletic career is his dad, who is the volunteer pole vault coach for the Illini ... Planning to major in computer science.

    Carrel's Personal Bests
    Track
    Indoor
    Pole Vault: 15-11 ¼ (4.86m) - Big Ten Championships (2/28/14)

    Updated March 2014

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