2012 Track and Field
Indoor: Participated in the 60m hurldes, long jump and heptathlon ... Had a personal best in the long jump at the Orange and Blue Open with a jump of 17-5 1/4 (5.31m) ... Placed fourth at the Illini Classic in the heptathlon with a point total of 3,918 ... Participated in two meets.
2011 Track and Field
Outdoor: Participated in the 110m hurdles, pole vault, and javelin...Had a personal-best in pole vault at Tom Botts Invitational with 13-7 ¾ (4.16m)...Threw a personal-best in javelin with 132-1 (40.27m) at Tom Botts Invitational.
2010 Track and Field
Outdoor: Placed fifth in the 110m hurdles at the Iowa Invitational with a time of 15.86 ... Also finished fourth in the pole vault at the Iowa Invite with a height of 13-5 ¼ (4.10m) ... Competed in the 110m hurdles, pole vault, shot put and javelin at the Illinois Twilight ... Academic All-Big Ten.
Indoor: Competed in the heptathlon at the Carle/Health Alliance Classic and placed fifth with 4,216 points ... Took sixth in the 60m hurdles at the Iowa Dual with a time of 8.92 ... Posted a personal-best mark of 13-8 ¼ (4.17m) in the pole vault at the EIU Friday Night Special ... Also competed in the pole vault at three other meets.
Earned eight varsity letters, with two each in football and basketball and four from track ... Was the 2007 North Central Illinois Conference champion in the 300m hurdles ... Member of the All-Conference Academic team for all four years.
Born March 22, 1990 ... Parents are Max and Patricia Gaumer ... Brother, Tyler, played football at Iowa State and Illinois ... Sister, Tricia, ran track at Eastern Illinois and sister, Tori, ran track at Illinois State ... Favorite athlete is Sergey Bubka, the world record holder in the pole vault ... Member of the University of Illinois Air Force ROTC and plans to enter the Air Force after graduation ... Majoring in history.
Gaumer's Personal Bests
110m Hurdles: 15.64 - Illinois Twilight (4/30/10)
Pole Vault: 13-7 ¾ (4.16m) - Tom Botts Invitational (4/9/11)
Shot Put: 35-2 (10.72m) - Illinois Twilight (4/30/10)
Javelin: 132-1 (40.27m) - Tom Botts Invitational (4/9/11)
60m Hurdles: 8.91 - Iowa Dual (1/9/10)
Pole Vault: 13-8 ¼ (4.17m) - EIU Friday Night Special (2/20/10)
Long Jump: 17-5 1/4(5.31m) - Orange and Blue Open (2/4/12)
Heptathlon: 4,216 pts. - Carle/Heath Alliance (1/23/10)
60m (hept.): 7.68
1000m (hept.): 3:05.25
60m H (hept.): 9.05
High Jump (hept.): 5-10 (1.78m)
Pole Vault (hept.): 12-1 1/2 (3.70m)
Long Jump (hept.): 19-3 1/2 (5.88m)
Shot Put (hept.): 41-03 (12.57m)
Updated March 2012