Bennie Foster
 Bennie Foster
Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Salt Lake City, Utah

High School:
Bingham HS

Height:
5-5

Event:
Pole Vault

Experience:
1V


05/17/2014

UVU men take second, women third at WAC Outdoor Championships

Junior Michael McPherson led the way as was named the Male Outstanding Field Performer as well as the High Point Award winner (30 points).

04/19/2014

Wolverines excel at Mt. SAC and Azusa Pacific on Friday

04/12/2014

Track completes weekend at Weber State's Wildcat Open

Freshman McKay Burnett led the way by taking fifth in the men's hammer throw.

04/11/2014

McPherson and Foster pace UVU track at Utah Spring Classic

Michael McPherson won the 200m dash and placed second in the long jump while Bennie Foster set a new school record in the pole vault.

03/15/2014

Wolverine track shines in SoCal

Bennie Foster broke the school record in the pole vault and Brooke Hodson-Davies dominated in the 3000m steeplechase.

At Utah Valley University ...
FRESHMAN ~ (2014): (INDOOR) Placed 12th in the pole vault at the WAC Indoor Championships with a vault of 3.15m or 10'-04" ... placed seventh in the pole vault at the BYU Cougar Invitational by clearing 3.35m or 10'-11.75" ... (OUTDOOR) named Second Team All-WAC after taking sixth in the pole vault at the WAC Outdoor Championships with a mark of 3.40m or 11'-01.75" ... won the pole vault at the UNLV Track Classic with a vault of 3.35m or 10'-11.75" and took second in the pole vault at the Ben Brown Invite (3.40m or 11'-01.75") ... set a school record in the pole vault as she placed fourth in the event at the Utah Spring Classic with a height of 3.67m or 12'-0.50".

Before Utah Valley ...
Prepped at Bingham High School in South Jordan, Utah ... attained the school record her first year of pole vaulting as a sophomore (9-0) ... broke the State High School record in the pole vault with a vault of 10-8 (previous record (10-6) as a junior ... broke the State record again as a senior at 10-9 ... also ran cross country.

Personal ...
Graduated from Bingham HS in 2013 with a 3.54 GPA ... worked as a veterinary assistant at the Jordan Applied Technology Center in 2012 ... went on a Humanitarian trip to India with Youth Making a Difference in Nov. 2012 ... plans to major in Elementary Education at UVU ... is good at whistling and likes to play the ukulele ... parents are Dana Foster and Laurel Foster.