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Samantha Romano

Pole Vault
Glen Allen, Va,
Glen Allen
High School
Samantha  Romano - Track & Field - Virginia Cavaliers

NCAA East Preliminaries
2023: Pole Vault

2024 Indoor:
Pole Vault (First Team)
2023 Outdoor: Pole Vault (First Team)

TFRRS Profile (for PRs and full results)

2024 Outdoor
• Placed fourth at the VertKlasse Meeting pole vault
• Vaulted to second in the pole vault at Raleigh Relays
• Won the pole vault at the Virginia Opener

2024 Indoor
• Named to the All-ACC Academic team, studying commerce
• Placed third in the pole vault at the ACC Indoor Championships, clearing 4.23m (13′ 10.5″)
• Took home silver at the Virginia Tech Challenge
• Placed fifth at the Doc Hale VT Elite Meet in the pole vault
• Fourth in the pole vault at the Penn State National Open
• Placed third in the pole vault at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a clearance of 4.12 meters
• Opened the season in the pole vault at the Liberty Kickoff

2023 Outdoor
• Named to 2022-23 ACC Honor Roll
• Competed at the NCAA East Preliminary Round
• Hit a personal best of 4.28m at the ACC Outdoor Championship meet, placing 3rd
• Won the pole vault at the Virginia Challenge, reaching 4.20m

• First Team All Metro in pole vault
• Adidas All American in pole vault
• Holds Glen Allen High School pole vault record
• Glen Allen High School field hockey top scorer and most improved award

• Member of National Honors Society
• Daughter of Kara and John Romano
• Has one brother, Benjamin (14), and four sisters, Maria (16), Allison (16), Emily (16), and Taylor (14)
• Enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences at UVA