Megan Darraugh
Megan Darraugh

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Lake Forest, Ill.

High School:
Lake Forest

Event:
Pole Vault



2005: Winner of the indoor pole vault title at the Ohio State/Indiana triangular meet, reaching a top height of 3.65 meters (11-11.75) ... Scored fifth-place points at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a leap of 3.60 (11-9.75) ... Runner-up in pole vault competitions at the University of Kentucky-based Rod McCravy Memorial (3.50; 11-5.75) and Indiana Intercollegiates (3.50; 11-5.75).

2004 (Outdoor): Placed second in the pole vault with a season-best leap of 12-9.5 at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships ... recorded a vault of 12-3.5 to take first place at the Miami Invitational ... finished runner-up in the pole vault against the Hoosiers ... (Indoor): Tied for second in the pole vault at Ohio State Triangular with a mark of 11--11.75 ... posted season-best mark of 12-5.5 at the Big Ten Championships, finishing sixth in the event.

2003 (Outdoor): NCAA Mideast Regional Qualifier in the pole vault ... recorded three consecutive regional qualifying marks in the pole vault at the Boilermaker Invite, Billy Hayes Invite and at the Big Ten Championships ... leap of 12-0 at the Big Ten Championships placed her fifth ... also finished fifth at the Boilermaker Invite ... tied for third place in the pole vault at the Billy Hayes Invite, again scoring a height of 12-0 ... (Indoor) Pole vault champion at the Purdue Invitational, recording a leap of 10-6 ... recorded a season-best height of 12-0 against Indiana State and at the Boilermaker Invitational.

High School: Graduated from Lake Forest High School in 2002 ... four-year varsity letterwinner in track and field ... member of four conference and sectional championship track and field teams ... placed third at state meet in the pole vault as a senior ... finished career with a personal-best 11-0 in the pole vault ... head coach was Steve Clegg.

Personal: Megan Elizabeth Darraugh ... born Dec. 16, 1983 ... daughter of Mike and Terry Darraugh ... has three sisters: Shauna, Natalie and Katie ... sister Shauna attends University of Kansas ... majoring in aerospace engineering.