Senior Spotlight: Track And Field Gabby Blazek

Senior Spotlight: Track And Field Gabby Blazek

Ladies and gentlemen, with today's Senior Spotlight we would like to thank a track and field athlete for her hard work and dedication to Goucher College and the track and field program for the last four years! This senior hails from New Orleans, Louisiana who has competed in 15 indoor track and meets and eight outdoor meets in her career. She earned a silver medal and All-Landmark Conference second-team honors in the pole vault in the last two indoor championships including setting a program record in the event at this year's championships. She earned a bronze in the pole vault and the 4x100m relay at the conference championships as a freshman and has won the pole vault at two meets in her career. Majoring in biochemistry and molecular biology, she is the daughter of Claire and Jim. Ladies and gentlemen, Gabby Blazek.

Watch a video highlighting Gabby's career below:

 

Check out Gabby Blazek's full biography below!

  2019-20
 
  • Appeared in four events in the indoor season, but did not compete in the outdoor season due to COVID-19
  • Finished second in the pole vault with an indoor program record leap of 3.19m at the Landmark Conference Championships on February 29
  • Won the pole vault at the Golden Wolves Rust Buster with a jump of 2.82m on December 7
   2018-19
 
  • Competed in five indoor events, but did not compete in the outdoor season
  • Place second in the pole vault with a jump of 3.04m at the Landmark Conference Championships on February 23
  • Won the pole vault at the Third Annual Larry Sharpe Memorial on February 10
  2017-18
 
  • Participated in six indoor meets and four outdoor meets
  • Helped the 4x100m relay team to a bronze medal at the Landmark Conference Championships on May 5-6
  • Earned the bronze in the pole vault with a leap of 2.89m at the Landmark Conference Championships on February 24
  2016-17
 
  • Competed in four outdoor events
  • Registered a second-place standing with a jump of 2.43m for her first collegiate marks at the Mary Washington Opener on March 18
  • Placed second at the 16th Annual Goucher Classic in the pole vault with a jump of 2.74 m on March 25
  HIGH SCHOOL
 
  • Participated on the girls track and field team at Louise S. McGehee
  • Placed third in the pole vault at the Louisiana State Track and Field Championships
  PERSONAL
 
  • Majoring in biochemistry and molecular biology
  • The daughter of Claire and Jim Blazek