Mikael Powers
Mikael Powers
Year: Senior
Hometown: Temecula, Calif.
High School: Chaparral HS
Position: Decathlon

UC Santa Barbara

Powers came back strong after red shirting last season…He set an all time personal best in the Decathlon with a total score of 7138, 200 points better than his previous best score set back in 2010…Also posted best marks in the 100m, 400m, 1,500m, 110m hurdles, 400m hurdles, high jump, pole vault, shot put, discuss throw, and javelin…Helped his 4x400m relay team to qualify for NCAA Division I Championships where the relay team took 17th.

Did not compete.

Powers focused on competing in the Decathlon during the outdoor season, setting an all-time best of 6986 for fourth place at the Big West Conference Multi Championship...Powers' Decathlon score puts him at number eight on the all-time marks list at UCSB.

Powers only competed in two meets this season, the USC Trojan Invite and the Azusa Bryan Clay Invite...His set a personal best in the 110m Hurdles with a time of 15.86...Ran 55.42 in the 400m hurdles and placing 11th overall at the Azsua Pacific Bryan Clay Invite...Also competed in the triple jump.

High School


Collegiate Career Bests
100m- 10.98 (Sam Adams Invite, 4/02/12)
400m- 48.55 (Sam Adams Invite, 4/02/12)
1,500m- 4:30.22 (Sam Adams Invite, 4/02/12)
110m Hurdles- 14.64 (Big West Championships, 5/11/12)
400m Hurdles- 52.54 (Big West Championships, 5/11/12)
High Jump- 1.96m (Big West Championships, 5/11/12)
Pole Vault- 4.44m (Big West Multi Event Championships, 5/04/12)
Shot Put- 11.90m (Sam Adams Invite, 4/02/12)
Discuss Throw- 35.66m (Big West Multi Event Championships, 5/04/12)
Javelin- 46.60m (Sam Adams Invite, 4/02/12)
Decathlon- 7138 (Sam Adams Invite, 4/02/12)