| Anne Phillips
Fort Worth, Texas
Career Bests: Indoor Pole Vault (12-1.5), Outdoor Pole Vault (12-6)
In the Record Books:
Tied for second all-time in the Indoor Pole Vault (12-1.5), 10th all-time in the Indoor pole vault performances (12-1.5), second all-time in the Outdoor Pole Vault (12-6), two of the top 12 all-time Outdoor pole vault performances.
Second on Texas' all-time pole vault list as she enters her final season on the Forty Acres.
· Jumped a season best of 11-11.75 (3.65m) in the pole vault for sixth at the Bayou Classic.
· Tied for fourth at the Texas Twilight with a height of 10-11.75 (3.35m).
· Pole vaulted 10-6 (3.20m) to finish 10th at the Texas Invitational.
· Captured fifth-place in a season-best 11-5.75 (3.50m) at Houston Indoor Opener.
· Jumped 10-11.75 (3.35m) for fifth at the Leonard Hilton Memorial meet.
· Placed 11th in the pole vault (12-1.50/3.70) at the Big 12 Championships.
· Competed in three regular season meets, placing fourth at the Hilton Memorial (11-11.75/3.65m), ninth at the Houston Indoor Invitational (11-11.75/3.65m) and 25th at the Tyson Invitational (11-0.75/3.37m).
· Cleared her personal-best (11-9.75/3.60m) on two occasions... earned silver at the Houston Indoor Opener and a fourth-place finish at the Hyatt Regency.
· Pole vaulted a regional-qualifying and personal-record 12-6 (3.81m) at the Michael Johnson Invitational for second place... moved into second on Texas' all-time list.
· Vaulted 11-11.75 (3.65m) to tie for second at the Texas Invitational, fifth at the Rice Bayou Classic, and tie for eighth at the Texas Relays.
· Took third-place at the Texas Southern Relays (11-5.75/3.50m) and the Rice Twilight (11-5.50/3.50m).
· Vaulting her personal-best (11-9.75/3.60m), earned silver at the Houston Indoor Opener and a fourth-place finish at the Hyatt Regency.
· Had an 11-9 height at the Tyson Invitational and a 12th-place (11-7.75/3.55m) vault at the Big 12 Championships.
PRIOR TO TEXAS:
· Finished tied for sixth (12-1.5/3.70m) at the 2004 USA Junior Nationals and was the ninth-ranked pole vaulter in the nation, according to Dyestat Elite in 2004.
· Placed fifth at the Junior Olympics in 2003 and earned Verizon Junior All-America honors for her performance in the pole vault at the Junior Nationals.
· Established a personal best of 12-8 (3.86m) at the 2004 Panther Relays and won the Southwest Preparatory Conference (SPC) pole vault championship in both 2003 and '04.
· Holds the SPC record in the pole vault at 12-0... a member of the All-SPC team in 2002, '03 and '04.
· Won the pole vault at the 2004 Great Southwest meet with a effort of 11-9.75.
· Earned Dallas-Fort Worth All-Area honors as a junior and senior.
· Voted most improved in 2001 and `02 by her team and garnered team MVP accolades in 2003 and '04.
· Earned the Dr. Bill Neil Sportsmanship Award in 2003 and 2004 from Trinity Valley High School.
· Member of Habitat for Humanity and the Community Service Club while at TVHS.
Full name is Anne Caroline Phillips ... daughter of Bart and Tina Phillips ... has two sisters, Katie and Abbie ... corporate communications major... three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll member (Fall and Spring 2006 and Fall and Spring 2007)... recipient of the 2006-07 UT Women's Athletics Babe Zeharia/Carlette Guidry/Leigh Ann Fetter Endowed Scholarship (as academic co-MVP with Temeka Kincy)... born March 4, 1986 in Lafayette, La.