AT MAJOR MEETS
2009 C-USA Indoor 4th, Pole Vault, 4.61m/15-01.50
Pole Vault - 5.18m/17-0, 2008 3A Region II
Indoor: Finished fourth at the C-USA Indoor meet with a vault of 4.61m/15-1.5, matching his season-best that he cleared at the Texas A&M Invitational for seventh place... Finished with 17th fastest pre-lim time in the 60 meters (7.11) at C-USA Indoor.
2008 Graduate of West High School... Two-time Texas 3A state champion in the pole vault (2007 & 2008) and the runner-up as a sophomore... Cleared 5.18m/17-0 to win the 3A Region II title... Also a district finalist in the 100m and 200m and ran a leg on West's 4x100m relay that placed third in the regional... Class valedictorian and a member of the National Honor Society.
Full Name: Blaine Ryan Bassler... Born: July 13, 1989, at Odessa, Texas... Parents: Bill and Allison Bassler, West (one sister)... Half-brother Wil Mizel is a decathlete at Florida... College: Wiess.