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Trina Barcarola

Pole Vault
Position
Freshman
Class
Scranton, Penn.
Hometown
Western Wayne
High School
Trina Barcarola - XC/Track - Virginia Cavaliers

2021 Outdoor
• Posted her PB at Virginia Grand Prix with height of 3.83m (12′ 6.75″) that ties for fifth on UA all-time list.
• Recorded PB in pole vault (3.71m / 12′ 1″) at Virginia Challenge to place fifth
• At the time, that mark tied teammate Riley Larsen for seventh on UVA all-time performance list and fifth on the school freshman record list
• Set a then-PB in pole vault  (3.66m / 12′ 0″) at Virginia Invitational
• Competed in pole vault at UVA Opener
• Named to 2021 ACC Academic Honor Roll

2021 Indoor
• Competed in the pole vault at Virginia Tech Invitational, Hokie Invitational and Doc Hale VT Elite meets
• Best mark was 3.60m (11′ 8.74″) at Hokie Invitational

Background
• 2019 state champion pole vault and 100m hurdles
• Named female Western Wayne Athlete of the Year twice
• 2019 second-team All-State in the pole vault
• Named a first-team All-Region honoree four times
• All-Region Track and Field Female Athlete of the Year
– Named Scranton Times Athlete of the Year
-2018 Indoor Nationals emerging elite pole vault competitor and Outdoor Nationals emerging elite pole vault and 4×4 relay
• Finished 11th at the 2019 outdoor nationals as a pole vault emerging elite competitor
• Three-time district pole vault champ
• Served as team captain three times
• Two-time MVP of the season

Personal
• Undeclared
• Daughter of Victoria and John Barcarola
• Played volleyball in high school
• Uncle Maiocco played football at Connecticut State University
• Raised $2,000 for a friend with stage 4 brain cancer by hosting a dodgeball tournament