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Annika Backlund
2013-14 Women's Track & Field
EVENTS
Pole Vault
YEAR
Fr.
HT.
5-7
HOMETOWN (PREVIOUS SCHOOL)
Wildomar, Calif. (Murrieta Valley HS)
MAJOR
Nursing
Annika Backlund

Prep: Competed under Coach Charles Chapman at Murrieta Valley High School in Wildomar, Calif.... League Champion in volleyball in 2009... League Champion in track and field in 2013... CIF Southern Section Division II Champion in the pole vault... Named to All-League Scholastic Team 2010-13... 2009 volleyball captain and track and field captain 2011-13... Lettered in both track and field and volleyball in high school... Personal record in pole vault was 11'9", second-best vault in school history... Named Senior Student of the Year... Received Scholar Athlete Award and Outstanding Accomplishment and Excellence in Science.  

Personal: Daughter of Andrew and Greta Backlund... She has four brothers (Erik, Andrew, Donald, and Stanley) and three sisters (Carly, Ingabritt, and Dana)... Plans to major in nursing.