Michael McPherson set a personal record with 5535 points in heptathlon at the USA Track and Field Indoor Track Championships in Albuquerque.
At Utah Valley SOPHOMORE ~ (2013): Named to the Great West Conference All-Academic Team ... (INDOOR) placed fifth in the pole vault (3.90m) at the GWC Indoor Championships ... (OUTDOOR) took second in the pole vault (4.35m) at the GWC Outdoor Championships ... posted a personal record in the pole vault at the Weber State Twilight as he placed sixth by clearing 4.43m.
REDSHIRT ~ (2012): Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons.
FRESHMAN ~ (2009): (INDOOR) At the Wilson Motor Invite in Logan, Utah had his best pole vault of the indoor season clearing 15'7" ... reached a height of 15'1" at the BYU Invite to begin the season ... (OUTDOOR) Did not compete.
Before Utah Valley ...
Played football and was First team all-county for defense.
Graduated from Viewmont HS in 2008 with a 3.7 GPA...Fundraising coordinator for the Special Olympics Utah Central Area...Plans to major in accounting...Served and LDS Church mission to San Fernando, Calif.