Heidi Nassos
Heidi Nassos
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Wheaton, Ill.
High School: Wheaton Warrenville South
Events: Pole Vault


Pole Vault-Indoor 3.90m NCAA Indoor Championships 3/10/2018
Triple Jump-Indoor 11.46m UAA Indoor Championships 2/25/2018
Pole Vault-Outdoor 3.92m Dr. Keeler Meet 5/10/2018
Long Jump-Outdoor 5.26m UAA Outdoor Championships 4/28/2018
Triple Jump-Outdoor 11.78m Gregory Last Chance Qualifier 5/17/2018

--Qualified for both the Indoor and Outdoor National Championships in 2017 and 2018
--One-time NCAA DIII Indoor Track & Field All-American: 2018 (Pole vault, third, 3.90m)
--Two-time NCAA DIII Outdoor Track & Field All-American: 2018 (Pole vault - second, 3.80m; Triple jump - eighth, 11.69m)
--Two-time UAA Indoor Pole Vault Champion: 2016 & 2017
--Two-time UAA Outdoor Field Champion: 2018 (Pole Vault-3.78m, Triple Jump-11.64m)
--2018 Google Cloud Second Team Academic All-America

INDOOR: Earned All-American honors at the NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field National Championships with a third-place finish in the pole vault (3.90m) in Birmingham, Ala. ... Earned all-UAA Indoor honors with a second-place finish in the pole vault (3.72m) and triple jump (11.46m) ...Named the UAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week on Jan. 15, Jan. 29 and Feb. 19 ... WashU's top pole vault performer (3.90m) at the NCAA National Championships on March 10 ... WashU's second best triple jump performer in triple jump (11.46m) at the UAA Championships on Feb. 25 ... Academic all-UAA.
OUTDOOR: Earned All-American honors at the NCAA Division III Outdoor Track & Field National Championships by finishing as the national runner-up in pole vault with a height of 3.80m and an eighth place finish in the triple jump (11.69m) in La Crosse, Wis. ... Earned USTFCCCA Outdoor Midwest All-Region honors by posting the top pole vault height (3.92m) at the North Central College Dr. Keeler Meet (5/10) ... Helped the Bears to the University Athletic Association (UAA) Outdoor Track & Field Championship with event titles in the pole vault (3.78m) and triple jump (11.64m) while adding all-UAA honors with a third place finish in the long jump (5.26m) ... 2018 UAA Most Outstanding Performer in Field events at the UAA Outdoor Championships ... WashU's top performer in pole vault (3.92m) and triple jump (11.78m) and second best long jump performer (5.26m) on the season ... Named the UAA Outdoor Field Athlete of the Week on April 2, April 16, May 14 and May 29 ... Named to the Google Cloud Academic All-District 5 Team by CoSIDA ... Named to the Google Cloud Academic All-America Second Team by CoSIDA ... Academic all-UAA ... UAA President's Council Scholar-Athlete... USTFCCCA All-Academic.

2016-17: Qualified for the NCAA Division III National Championships for pole vault during Indoor and Outdoor season, helping the Bears win the programs first titles during both seasons ... Earned all-UAA Outdoor honors by placing second in the pole vault (3.46m) and third in the triple jump (11.20m) ... UAA Presidents Council Scholar-Athlete ... Academic all-UAA ... Named UAA Indoor Field Athlete of the Week on Jan. 23, Jan. 30 and Feb. 13 ... Named the UAA Outdoor Athlete of the Week on April 3, April 10, May 8 and May 22.

2015-16: Won the conference title in the pole vault (3.52m) at the UAA Indoor Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL: Four-year letterwinner and team captain in track and field at Wheaton Warrenville South High School … Also lettered one year in gymnastics ... Placed fourth at state in pole vault in 2015, and eighth in 2014 … School record holder in triple jump (36-6) … 2015 conference champion in pole vault … All-conference in pole vault in 2014, and pole vault and triple jump in 2015 … Three-time academic all-conference … National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Majoring in finance and economics & strategy … Daughter of John and Tina Nassos.