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Sophia Franklin
Sophia  Franklin

Class:
Freshman

Hometown:
Okemos, Mich.

High School:
Okemos

Event:
Hurdles/Pole Vault

Collegiate Bests
• 60m Hurdles - 8.93
• 100m Hurdles - 15.42

• Pole Vault - 4.13m

2017-18:
OUTDOOR:
Claimed fourth place in the pole vault with a mark of 3.95m, and posted a 100m hurdles time of 15.42 at the Raleigh Relays (March 30-31) ... Was the top collegiate finisher in the pole vault at the Spartan Invitational (April 6-7), finishing third with a height of 3.95m ... Won the pole vault with a mark of 4.05m at the Louisville Invitational (April 13) ... Cleared an outdoor season-best of 4.11m for third place at the Virginia Challenge (April 20-21) ... Took second place in the pole vault with a height of 3.97m at the "GINA" Relays (April 26-28).
INDOOR:
Placed sixth in the 60m hurdles with a time of 8.95 and third in the pole vault with a mark of 3.80m at the GVSU Holiday Open (Dec. 1) ... Claimed first place in the pole vault (3.80m) at the Wolverine Invitational (Jan. 13), and was a member of the fifth-place 4x400 team with a time of 3:52.00 ... Set a then career-best with a 3.83m pole vault, placing second at the Akron Invitational (Feb. 2-3) ... Set a personal record at Big Ten Indoor Championships (Feb. 23-24), clearing a 4.13m pole vault and placing fourth.

High School:

Four-year letterwinner in track at Okemos High School ... All-Conference and All-District selection in the 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles and pole vault all four years ... All-State in the 100m hurdles and pole vault junior and senior year ... All-State in the 300 hurdles junior year ... Placed third at state in the 100m hurdles and pole vault in her senior year ... Two-year track team captain ... Competed in the New Balance Indoor and Outdoor Nationals in 2016 and 2017 ... Third Place Emerging Elite in the pole vault and Fourth Place Emerging Elite in the 100m hurdles.

Personal:
Daughter of Alan and Lori Franklin ... Born April 28th, 1999 ... Majoring in psychology.

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