Andrew Irwin

Sr | 6-3 | Pole Vault | Mt. Ida, Ark. | Mt. Ida HS

#Razorfacts

  • Arkansas pole vault record holder (18-10.25)
  • Third-place finish at the 2015 Indoor National Championships
  • 2012 and 2013 Indoor National Champion
  • Program’s first Indoor national champion in the pole vault (2012)
  • Five-Time SEC champion (Indoor: 2012, 2013, 2015; Outdoor: 2012, 2013)
  • Five-Time All-SEC First Team (Indoor: 2012. 2013, 2015; Outdoor: 2012, 2013)
  • Five-Time USTFCCCA All-America First Team (Indoor: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015; Outdoor: 2013)
  • 2014 USTFCCCA Outdoor All-America Honorable Mention
  • 2014 All-SEC Second Team (Indoor)
  • Fourth-place finish at the 2013 Outdoor National Championships
  • 2012 USTFCCCA South Central Region Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year
  • 2012 SEC Outdoor Field Athlete of the Year
  • 2012 SEC Indoor and Outdoor Freshman Field Athlete of the Year
  • 2012 SEC All-Freshman Indoor and outdoor Teams (pole vault)
  • American junior record holder (18-9.25)

TFRRS Profile

Indoor PRs

  • PV: 18-10.25

Outdoor PRs

  • PV: 18-9.25

High School
Irwin holds the high school indoor record in the pole vault with his clearance of 17-9.25 in June 2011 … He improved upon his own mark which he set at 17-7 earlier in the month … He is also the junior-class national record holder in the event with a clearance of 17-6.25 … In 2010, Irwin was selected as Arkansas’ Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year and won the pole vault title at the Meet of Champions … Competing against a national field, he won the pole vault crown at the 2011 New Balance Indoor Nationals meet in New York … During his junior season, he was the runner-up at the Nike Indoor National and New Balance Outdoor National meets. Irwin was a three-time Arkansas state champion in the pole vault and won six District-2A titles.

Personal
Born Jan. 24, 1993 … Son of Steve and Tina Irwin … Has three siblings Tiffany, Stephanie and Dakota … Stephanie was a two-time All-American in the pole vault for the Arkansas women’s track and field team.