Grade - High School - Height - Weight
11th - Vista Murrieta High School - 5’7 - 125 lbs
BIO and Information
4/22 Pole Vault 11’3” Inland Empire Championships at Vista Murrieta - Current PR 11'7"
Tamara is a Junior at Vista Murrieta high school in Murrieta, California. She has only been vaulting for exactly one year. Tamara’ s journey into the field was a curious one. After retiring from competitive gymnastics, she ventured into vaulting as she joined the high school track and field team. She had an amazing season and was one of the very few freshmen to have lettered, breaking the girls freshman Pole Vault school record. With this experience, she fell in love with the sport and went ahead to join Vaulter Club after the season ended. Currently, she is expanding her skills beyond vaulting, learning to throw a javelin as well as long jump. Tamara is now entering her second year of vaulting and captain of both high school pole vault team and Vaulter Club. She is enjoying every minute of it!
Hobbies and Interests
Tamara has an array of hobbies and interest. She is most notable for collecting books, as she loves to read! She loves to travel and has already taken several cross-country trips with her family. She enjoys spending time with her KODA (Kids Of Deaf Adults) friends whenever possible. Tamara is becoming multilingual; she is a fluent in sign language and learning French. She is a scholar-athlete and works hard to excel in school. Tamara is also a member of the National Honor Society and Link Crew.
States Interested in for College
Tamara is interested in California, Arizona, Oregon and Washington schools in the west coast. She is also interested in New England states (East Coast) schools.
Type of College Degree Interested In
Tamara has not decided what to major in; however, she is very interested in math.