UND Roster

2013-14 Track and Field Roster

Kathryn Barousse

Pole Vault


Class Junior
Hometown Lafayette, LA
High School Lafayette
Bio

AS A JUNIOR: Vaulted in six meets on the season … placed fifth at the Louisville Border Battle with best vault of the season (3.58m) … achieved seventh-place finish at the Michigan State Spartan Invitational … vaulted to a sixth place finish at the Notre Dame Invitational.

AS A SOPOMORE: Competed in nine meets on the year in the pole vault, including the BIG EAST Indoor Championships … placed fifth at the Hillsdale College Relays with a season outdoor best 3.60m … took fourth at the Mike Poehlein Invitational (3.45m) … during indoor season had personal best vault of 3.70m at the Notre Dame Invitational to place third … finished sixth at the Bob Eubanks Invitational (3.45m) … earned a monogram.

AS A FRESHMAN: Competed in the pole vault for the Irish … opened her campaign at the Blue & Gold Invitational with a third place finish (3.40m) … finished sixth overall at the Notre Dame Invitational with a vault of 3.10m … vaulted an indoor personal best 3.40m at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships to take 16th place at the meet … competed in the Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational for the Irish garnering a tenth place finish with a vault of 3.45m … closed out season with an outdoor personal best 3.55m vault at the Gina Relays, taking ninth at the meet.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Competed as a pole vaulter for the track & field team at Lafayette (La.) lettering all four years … named all-state all four years in indoor & outdoor competition, including two All-American nods during her sophomore and junior indoor seasons … captured conference and regional championship in sophomore through senior years with the outdoor team, including the state title in her freshman, sophomore and senior years … captured state title in junior and senior years in indoor action, also claiming national ranking in each campaign … member of the National Honor Society and the National English Honor Society … born in Poplar Bluff, Mo. … daughter of Mary and Mark Barousse … father played football at McNeese State … has four siblings: Matthew, Austin, Brett and Luke … enrolled in the College of Arts & Letters and is majoring in French and pre-professional studies.