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05/02/2015

Irish Women Boost Top Marks On Final Day At Jesse Owens Track Classic

Notre Dame grabs three event titles and numerous top-five placements

04/30/2015

Irish Look To Secure Best Times At Jesse Owens Track Classic

Track & field will aim for top qualifying marks this weekend

04/18/2015

Record Falls At Virginia Challenge, Irish Wrap Weekend

Aragon shaves milliseconds off previous 1,500-meter mark

04/16/2015

Irish Split To Georgia Tech and Virginia For Weekend Competition

Sprinters head to Georgia Tech; distance athletes set for Virginia

04/11/2015

Irish Complete Day At ACC/Big Ten Challenge

Big Ten prevails in conference showdown

12/03/2011

Track and Field Blue and Gold Meet 12/2

The Irish qualify 60 students for Big East at the season opener on December 2nd.

AS A SENIOR: Competed exclusively in pole vault in nine meets during the year … placed second at the Blue and Gold Invitational … topped Irish finishers with a ninth-place finish at the Notre Dame Invitational (4.60m) … came in seventh at the Meyo Invitational (4.80m) … placed fourth at the Spire DI Invitational (4.73m) … placed third overall at the Alex Wilson Invitational (4.70m) … placed 13th at the ACC Indoor Championships (4.72m) … finished sixth at the ACC/Big Ten Challenge … was 10th at the Georgia Tech Invitational (4.80m) … came in 17th at the Jesse Owens Track Classic.

AS A JUNIOR:Competed exclusively in pole vault during the indoor/outdoor track & field season ... represented the Irish at the ACC Indoor Championships, placing fifth (4.65m) ... began the season with a third place finish (4.60m) at the Blue and Gold Invitational ... notched an eighth place finish (4.55m) at the Meyo Invitational ... capped season with a fourth place finish (4.61m) in lone outdoor meet at the Border Battle.

AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in nine indoor and outdoor track & field meets in the pole vault ... finished eighth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... finished eighth at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays with a season best vault of 4.71m ... vaulted to a fifth-place finish at the Louisville Border Battle ... placed sixth at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... finished first at the Blue & Gold Invitational with a vault of 4.65m.

AS A FRESHMAN:Competed in 12 indoor and outdoor track & field meets on the year in pole vault... finished second at Notre Dame Blue & Gold Invitational with a vault of 4.55m ... racked up two third place finishes ... captured his season high at the Polytan Invitational with a vault of 4.80m ... earned a monogram.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL:David Lee Schipper graduated from Bishop Dwenger in the spring of 2011 ... lettered three times in track & field and once in soccer ... conference champion in the pole vault as a junior ... claimed first at the sectionals and regionals as a senior ... placed second at state as a senior ... earned all- conference, all-city, all-region, all-county and all-state accolades as a senior ... named team captain as a senior ... a member of the National Honor Society ... participated in the Academic Superbowl ... born to Donald and Janet Schipper in Fort Wayne, Ind. ... has four older brothers, Kevin, Ryan, Andrew and Matthew, and three younger brothers, Alex, Vincent and Jared ... brothers, Kevin and Matthew, and grandfather, James Poinsatte, all have graduated or will graduate from Notre Dame ... brothers, Matthew and Kevin, are former Irish track & field performers ... brothers, Ryan and Andrew, competed in track & field for Rose Hulman ... enrolled in the College of Science and is majoring in biological sciences.

David Schipper
David  Schipper

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Leo, IN

High School:
Bishop Dwenger

Event:
Pole Vault

Event Calendar

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February 5
TBA
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 6
NTS
Meyo Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
RECAP
February 12
NTS
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
RECAP
February 12
NTS
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Iowa State Classic
Ames, Iowa
February 13
All Day
Spire D-I Invitational
Geneva, Ohio
February 20
10:00 AM
Alex Wilson Invitational
Notre Dame, Ind.
February 25
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 26
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
February 27
All Day
ACC Indoor Championships
Boston, Mass.
March 11
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 12
All Day
NCAA Indoor Championships
Birmingham, Ala.
March 18
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 19
All Day
Shamrock Invitational
Myrtle Beach, S.C.
March 25
3:00 PM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 25
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
March 26
10:00 AM
Yellow Jacket Invitational
Atlanta, Ga.
March 26
All Day
Raleigh Relays
Raleigh, N.C.
April 1
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 2
All Day
Stanford Invitational
Palo Alto, Calif.
April 8
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 9
TBA
Sun Angel Track Classic
Tempe, Ariz.
April 16
12:00 PM
ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville, Ky.
April 22
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 23
TBA
Virginia Challenge
Charlottesville, Va.
April 28
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 28
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 29
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
April 30
TBA
Drake Relays
Des Moines, Iowa
April 30
TBA
Penn Relays
Philadelphia, Pa.
May 6
3:00 PM
Billy Hayes Invitational
Bloomington, Ind.
May 14
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 15
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 16
All Day
ACC Outdoor Championships
Tallahassee, Fla.
May 26
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 27
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
May 28
TBA
NCAA East Regional
Jacksonville, Fla.
June 8
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 9
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 10
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.
June 11
TBA
NCAA Outdoor Championships
Eugene, Ore.

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