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CHELO CANINO
  • Pole Vault
  • Ind: Senior, Out: Senior
  • Valrico, Fla. (Bloomingdale/Princeton University)

PERSONAL RECORDS (Florida)
INDOORS

Pole Vault: 13-05.00 - 2005 Last Chance Meet, Gainesville, Fla.
OUTDOORS
Pole Vault: 12-06.00 -NCAA East Regional Championships, New York, N.Y.

2005 AS A SENIOR: Bests of 13-05.00 (indoor), 12-06.00 (outdoor)…Competed in 13 meets (seven indoor, six outdoor)…12 top-10 finishes…Finished eighth in the pole vault at the SEC Outdoor Championships (11-11.75)…Finished ninth at the Sun Angel Classic with a mark of 11-11.75… Finished tied for fifth in the pole vault at the Mesa Classic (11-11.75)… Placed seventh at the Mississippi Invitational, clearing 11-11.75… Finished seventh at Florida Relays, clearing 12-05.50… Finished second in the pole vault at the Last Chance Meet with a height of 13-05.00… Placed fourth in the pole vault at the SEC Indoor Championships, clearing 13-01.00… Runner-up at the Hoosier Hills Invitational (12-05.50)… Competed in the pole vault at the Tyson Invitational, clearing for 12-02.75… Finished second at the Gator Invitational (12-07.50)… Placed third at the UNC Invitational, clearing 12-01.50… Runner-up in the pole vault at the Florida Intercollegiate (12-05.50).

PRIOR TO FLORIDA: (At Princeton): Holds pole vault record at Bloomingdale High, Princeton University, Ivy League and NCAA East Region… 2004 NCAA East Regional champion in pole vault… Placed sixth at 2004 NCAA Outdoor Championships… Named All-Ivy League first team 2003 and 2004… 2004 NCAA All-American… Member of the Puerto Rican National Team and was a high school Heisman semi-finalist… Former state record holder and former member of the Vertical Assault Pole Vault Club…Three-time high school All-American and two-time state champion… Won 1999 Nike Indoor High School Championship…Named high school team captain and MVP…Was selected in high school for Olympic Development Training Camp in 1999-2000.

COLLEGIATE BESTS (Prior to Florida): Pole vault - 13-5.75 (outdoor); 13-05.00 (indoor)

MAJOR: Received graduate degree in business in May of 2005.


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