Laura Walker
Laura Walker
Height: 5-5
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Eldersburg, Md.
High School: Liberty
Position: Pole Vault

2011 Outdoor: Did not compete

2010-2011 Indoor: Set a personal best in the women’s pole vault with a height 3.25m and finished fourth overall at the Patriot Games… Placed eighth in the pole vault at the America East Indoor Track & Field championships... Returns as the top performer in the indoor pole vault.

2009-10 Indoor: Set the UMBC record in the pole vault at 3.15m, set twice at the George Mason Patriot Games and the Rider/Lafayette Winter Games, finishing third and fourth, respectively.

2009 Outdoor: Competed at UMD Invitational and Bucknell Team Challenge in the pole vault.

2008-09 Indoor: Competed at Bison Opener and Rider/Lafayette Invitational in the pole vault.

Background: Earned the bronze at the Maryland State Championships in the pole vault as a senior… Did not start competing in the pole vault until her junior season.
: Only child of Robert and Nancy Walker… Member of the National Honor Society, as well as the National Art Honor Society… Father, Robert,  played soccer at UMBC… Plays the piano and flute... Born Sept. 20, 1990.