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    Maria Scheet
    Maria Scheet
    Class:
    Junior

    Hometown:
    Glen Ellyn, Ill.

    High School:
    Benet Academy

    Event:
    Pole Vault

    Birthdate:
    10/29/1990

    I/O Eligibility:
    JR/JR

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    2011 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Did not compete.

    Indoor: Placed third in pole vault at the Illini Open ... Placed fourth in pole vault at Illinois Intercollegiate.

    2010 Track and Field
    Outdoor: Competed in the pole vault at three meet, recording a personal-best mark of 10-6 (3.20m) at the SeaRay Relays ... Placed fourth in pole vault at the Horned Frog Invite (10-4) ... Also took part in the event at the Mike Poehlein Invite (10-2 ¾).

    Indoor: Competed in the pole vault at four meets ... Cleared a personal-best height of 11-7 ¾ (3.55m) at the EIU Friday Night Special ... Placed second at Carle/Health Alliance Classic (10-11 ¾) and Illinois Intercollegiate (10-11 ¾) ... Also took part in the event at the SASF Invitational (11-1 ¾).

    High School
    Took sixth at the 2009 Illinois Class 3A state meet in the pole vault ... Boasts a personal best of 11-9 in the pole vault, which is also a school record ... Graduated with first honors and won the East Suburban Catholic Conference Scholar/Athlete award.

    Personal
    Daughter of Elizabeth and Greg Scheet ... Born Oct. 29, 1990 ... Favorite place on campus is the Quad because when it is nice outside there are so many activities going on ... Enjoys swing dancing ... Favorite athlete is Stacey Dragila ... Plans to major in psychology.

    Scheet's Personal Bests
    Outdoor
    Pole Vault: 10-6 (3.20m) - SeaRay Relays (4/10/10)

    Indoor
    Pole Vault: 11-7 ¾ (3.55m) - EIU Friday Night Special (2/20/10)

    Updated December 2011

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