Robert Rix
Robert Rix

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kentwood, Mich.

High School:
East Kentwood

Event:
Pole Vault

Elig. (In/Out):
SO/FR


06/21/2012

2012 Michigan Men's Track & Field Roster

2012 Michigan Men's Track & Field Roster

Last Updated ... July 10, 2012

At Michigan ... Two-time U-M Athletic Academic Achievement (2011, '12).

Sophomore (2012) ...Outdoor... Made his outdoor collegiate debut at the Len Paddock Invitational (May 3-4), finishing 10th in the pole vault (4.30 meters, 14-1 1/4) ...Indoor... Redshirted ...Competed unattached at the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 18) and tied for ninth in the pole vault (4.55 meters, 14-11).

Freshman (2011) ... Outdoor ... Redshirted ... Indoor ... Tied for fourth in the pole vault at the Silverston Invitational (Feb. 19) ... Made collegiate debut at the Simmons-Harvey Invitational (Jan. 22), tying for fifth in the pole vault.

Prep... East Kentwood (2010)... four-year varsity letterwinner... conference champion as a junior... named All-Conference, All-State and All-Area in pole vault as a junior and senior... holds school record in pole vault... state qualifier as a sophomore... Other Sports... four-year varsity letterwinner in swimming... lettered in water polo as a sophomore and in football as a freshman... two-time All-State selection as a swimmer... holds school record in 200-yard freestyle relay.

Persona l... Born July 18, 1992 ... Enrolled in College of Literature, Science and the Arts ... Majoring in economics.

Event Time/Mark Date
Pole Vault (I) 15-1 ft. (4.60m) 1/22/11
Pole Vault (O) 14-1.25 ft. (4.30m) 5/4/12