Madison Kocher
Madison Kocher

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Elgin, S.C.

High School:
Hammond School

Position:
Pole Vault

Birthdate:
12/20/1990


Kocher's Personal Bests
Pole Vault, Indoor: 10-11.75
Pole Vault, Outdoor: 11-2.25

2011 Outdoor
Competed in the pole vault at three meets during the season, with her top vault of 11-2.25 coming at the Vertklasse Meeting en route to a fifth-place finish ... Tied for sixth in the pole vault at the Wake Forest Open, clearing a height of 10-9.75 ... Turned in a mark of 10-8 at the Auburn Invitational to place 18th overall.

2011 Indoor
Competed in two meets during the season ... Placed eighth in the pole vault at the Virginia Tech Invitational with a personal-best mark of 10-11.75 ... Cleared a height of 10-10.00 at the Liberty Quad Meet to claim second place.

2010 Outdoor
Earned third in the pole vault at the Wake Forest Open with a 10-06.00 finish ... Placed sixth in the pole vault at HPU Vertklasse with a finish of 10-06.00.

2010 Indoor
Recorded a season-best mark of 10-6.00 in the pole vault at the Virginia Tech Challenge in February 2010 ... Placed fifth in the pole vault with a 10-0.00 finish at the UNC Invitational.

Backgound
Won four state pole vault titles while earning a total of 13 varsity letters at The Hammond School ... Was the SCISA state pole vault champion each of her four years and set a new state record each time, finishing with a mark of 10-9 as a senior ... Earned All-State and All-Area honors four times ... Placed third at the 2006 South Carolina Junior Summer Games and was fourth at the regional meet ... Was also a standout on the tennis court, earning three All-Region honors and helping team to the 2006 SCISA state title ... Named to the All-State Tennis Team in 2007 and served as the team co-captain in 2008 ... Won a State and National Title with her Community Tennis League team in 2007 and also claimed a pair of Southern Championships ... Graduated Cum Laude and was a member of the Hammond Honor Council as well as the Hammond Distinguished Honor Roll.

Personal
Full name is Madison Rush Kocher ... Born Dec. 22, 1990 ... Daughter of Gary and Lisa Kocher ... Majoring in health and exercise science.

 

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