Barber claimed the 200m dash title while Polcari won the pole vault.
AS A JUNIOR:Competed in one meet during the indoor track & field season, vaulting to a sixth place finish (4.15m) in the pole vault at the Blue and Gold Invitational.
AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in nine meets during the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons ... competed at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... season-best vault of 4.56m came at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays ... vaulted at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... placed in the top six in three consecutive meets at the Blue & Gold Invitational (third), the Notre Dame Invitational (fifth), and the Indiana University Relays (sixth).
AS A FRESHMAN:Competed in nine meets during the indoor and outdoor track & field seasons ... vaulted to a season high 4.55m at the Polytan Invitational ... recorded two fourth place finishes, one seventh place finish and one ninth place finish ... named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star ... selected to the Dean's List following both semesters.
HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL:Patrick Joseph Krach graduated from Bishop Dwenger High School in the spring of 2011 ... lettered three times in track & field and twice in soccer ... specialized in the pole vault ... named all-conference as a senior ... has a career best leap of 15-3 ... won SAC conference pole vaulting title as a senior ... graduated fifth in class ... participated in National Honor Society, Spanish Club, ACTS Ministry, Ping Pong Club, BD Ambassadors and Superbowl Science and Math teams ... born to Daniel and Maria Krach in Fort Wayne, Ind. ... has an older sister, Emily, a younger sister, Amy, and a younger brother, Matthew ... father, Daniel, graduated from Notre Dame ... enrolled in the College of Science and majoring in biological sciences.