Emily Heisler
Position: Pole Vault
Other Position: Pole Vault
Year: Senior
Hometown: Mesa, Ariz.
High School: Desert Vista HS
Experience: 1 Letter


2013 Indoor: Competed at five meets in the pole vault ... Cleared 11-6 1/2 (3.52m) at the Lumberjack Team Challenge, tying for sixth ... Nabbed a season-best mark of 11-11 3/4 (3.65m) at the Cherry & Silver Invitational to tie for 11th ... Reached identical marks of 11-7 3/4 (3.55m) at the New Mexico Invitational and New Mexico Classic, placing eighth and 17th, respectively ... Cleared 11-5 3/4 (3.50m) at the Don Kirby Open to place fifth.

2013 Outdoor: Vaulted three times ... Opened with a vault of 11-2 1/2 (3.42m) at the UTEP Springtime Invitational, placing 10th ... Cleared 11-9 3/4 (3.60m) at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational, placing fifth ... Claimed another fifth-place finish at the Air Force Triangular, vaulting 11-11 3/4 (3.65m).

2012 Indoor: Participated at three meets, all in the pole vault ... Opened with a season-best mark of 11-5 1/2 at the NAU Lumberjack Invitational, tying for third ... Cleared 11-3 1/2 at the New Mexico Classic to tie for 16th ... Reached 10-10 3/4 at the Don Kirby Elite Invitational, placing 17th.

2012 Outdoor: Vaulted at four meets, including the conference championships ... Kicked off the season with an 11-6 1/4 mark at the UTEP Springtime Invitational to tie for fifth ... Tied for seventh at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational after clearing 11-7 ... Posted a career-best vault of 11-11 3/4 at the Front Range Classic, placing sixth ... Finished 12th at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships with a 11-7 3/4 clearance.

2011 Outdoor: Competed at two meets, both in pole vault ... Placed 15th unattached at the UNM Tailwind Invitational with a mark of 10-7 (3.23m) ... Tenth-place finish at the UTEP Invitational, vaulting 11-2 1/4(3.41m).


Pole vaulted for coach Jeff Guy at Desert Vista HS ... Vaulted progressively better throughout high school, going from 9-6 freshman year, 11-0 sophomore year, 11-9 junior year to 12-1 senior year ... Outstanding Pole Vaulter of the Year in 2009 ... Won Scholar-Athlete Award in high school.


Daughter of Mark, a pharmacist, and and Jennifer, an administrative assistant ... Has one brother, Mark ... Her cousin Kelly Doggett swims for Mesa State ... Hobbies include learning Swedish ... Favorite food is pork chops ... Favorite athlete is Yelena Isinbayeva ... Major is Speech and Hearing Sciences.


Pole Vault: 11-11 3/4 (3.65m)

Pole Vault: 11-11 3/4 (3.65m)


• Mountain West Scholar-Athlete, 2013

* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol