Miracle Thompson
    Miracle Thompson

    Hometown:
    Terre Haute, Ind.

    High School:
    North

    Event:
    Pole Vault/Hurdles

    Birthdate:
    05/17/1989


    05/16/2014

    Salukis earn four All-MVC honors after Day One of MVC Outdoor Championships

    After seven total events across both genders, the Saluki women currently rank second and the men sixth in the team scores.

    01/18/2014

    Salukis score one event title and four runners-up at final day of Kentucky Invitational

    Junior DeAnna Price won the shot put with a winning heave of 16.05m (52-08.00).

    Updated July, 7 2011

    2010-11: All-MVC Honoree in the pole vault for the indoor and outdoor season, also earned All-MVC for 100m hurdles during the outdoor season...NCAA Regional Qualifier in the pole vault...Placed second in the pole vault at the MVC Indoor and Outdoor Championships...Placed no less than top five in 21 events during the 2010-2011 season...Earned first place finishes at the SIU Invitational an EIU Friday Night Special in the 60m hurdles, and pole vault.

    2009-10: Named all-Missouri Valley Conference in the indoor and outdoor pole vault, in addition to the indoor 100m hurdles...Qualified for the NCAA West Regional in the pole vault...Finished no worse than third in the pole vault during the entire 2009-10 indoor season...Earned first place finishes at the Saluki Fast Start, SASF Invitational, McDonald's Invitational, and SIU Spring Classic in the pole vault...Notched six top five finishes in outdoor competition, including a second place at the MVC Outdoor Championships...Broke her own SIU record in the indoor pole vault with a height of 13-01.50 (4.00m) at the Saluki Fast Start.

    2008-09: Earned all-MVC and MVC Scholar-Athlete honors...Notched a Top five finish in all eight events in the pole vault...Set a new SIU record in the indoor pole vault with a height of 12-04.75 at the EIU Friday Night Special...Earned four Top five finishes in the 60m hurdles...Earned seven Top 10 finishes in the outdoor season in the 100m hurdles and the pole vault.

    2007-08: Garnered 2008 MVC Indoor honors when she placed third in the pole vault...Broke SIU's indoor and outdoor records in that event...Finished among the Top 10 individuals 10 times during the indoor season...Won the pole vault at the McDonald's Invitational...Added seven more Top 10 finishes in the outdoor season...Best finish was second in the pole vault at the Spring Classic.

    High School: Named Gatorade Player of the Year as a freshman...Three-time state qualifier...Was an All-American as a senior...Posted personal bests in the 100m hurdles (15.39), outdoor pole vault (11-09.75) and indoor pole vault (11-06)...Finished 10th in the state pole vault as a senior.

    Personal: Full name is Miracle Angel Thompson...Majors in recreation...Born May 17, 1989.

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