AT MAJOR MEETS
2011 C-USA Indoor 7th, Pole Vault, 4.55m/14-11
2011 C-USA Outdoor 10th, Pole Vault, 4.41m/14-5.5
Pole Vault - 4.66m/15-3.5, 2011 C-USA Indoor
Pole Vault - 4.41m/14-5.5, 2011 C-USA Outdoor
Indoor: Vaulted 4.48m/14-8.25 at Texas A&M Challenge... Season-best mark of 4.55m/14-11 to place seventh at C-USA Indoor... Placed fifth with a season-best mark of 4.66m/15-3.5 at UTEP Invitational.
Outdoor: Height of 4.30m/14-1.25 at Rice Field & Track Meet... Finished 10th in pole vault with a career-high 4.41m/14-5.5 and 12th in the high jump (1.83m/6-0) at C-USA Outdoor.
2010 graduate of Stephen F. Austin High School (Fort Bend ISD)... Earned four varsity letter for the Bulldogs and coach Keith Castle... District champion and three-time regional qualifier in the pole vault... Team captain and leadership award... Jumped 15-1 in the pole vault to win district as a junior... Injured as a senior... National Honor Society and AP Distinguished Scholar Award winner.
Full name: Benjamin James Timmer... Born: Jan. 9, 1992... Parents: James and Donna Timmer (one brother and two sisters)... College: Duncan.