Missy Burley
Missy Burley
Height: 5-3
Year: Junior
Hometown: Fullerton, Calif.
High School: Rosary HS
Position: Pole Vault
UC Santa Barbara
Improved her personal best by clearing 11'7.75" (3.55m) on two occasions, first at the Cal Poly Invitational and then at the Occidental Invitational...Tied for second at the Big West Challenge Cup with a clearance over 11'1.75" (3.40m)...Cleared the same bar at the Cal Poly dual to take second, the Bryan Clay Invitational to take third, and the All-Cal Challenge to take third. 2008
Burley's best performance of the season was at the Big West Championships, where she tied for 10th with a clearance of 11'1.75" (3.40m)...Early in the season she took third at the All-Cal Challenge by clearing 10'8" (3.25m)...Was sixth at the Big West Challenge Cup with the same mark. High School
Burley holds Rosary High School's record in the pole vault at 11'3"...Competed in the Serra (now Trinity) League of the CIF Southern Section...Also ran the 100m in high school with a personal best of 12.60...Was Rosary HS Athlete of the Year her freshman and sophomore seasons...Earned academic honors as a scholar-athlete...Coached by B.J. Vandrovec.
Personal Bests
Pole Vault - 11-7.75 (3.55m) (Cal Poly Invitational, 4/4/2009)