Pole Vault: 15-2.25 - 2002 Gator Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
Pole Vault: 16-0.75 - 2001 Yellow Jacket Invitational, Atlanta, Ga.
2002 AS A SOPHOMORE: Best of 16:0-75 (pole vault)... Competed in 13 meets (six indoors, seven outdoors)... Tied his personal best of 16-0.75 at the Sun Angel Classic... Cleared 15-2.25 for a new indoor personal best at the Gator Invitational
2001 AS A FRESHMAN: Best of 16-0.75 (pole vault)... Competed in five meets (all outdoors)... 10th at the SEC Championships pole vault with a height of 15-9.25... Third with a lifetime best 16-0.75 at the Yellow Jacket Invitational... Seventh in the collegiate division of the Florida Relays, 14-11... Did not compete indoors
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: All his personal record is a St. Thomas Aquinas High School record... High school team placed third in the state in 1998 and 2000... Competed at the Golden South Invitational in 1999, finishing third, injured for 2000... All-county team member and county champion in his junior and senior years. High School Coach: Dave Shepherd.
PREP BESTS: Pole Vault: 14-6
"BEYOND THE STATS": Recalls finishing fourth in the state championships after spraining his ankle the week before as his most memorable moment as an athlete... Most admires his dad for being laid back and easy going... Son of Richard and Peggy Amann... Born Jeffery Richard Amann on July 3, 1982 in Hollywood, Fla.... Has a younger brother, Steve.