Goolsby AAC Athlete of Week


Austin Goolsby, a 2018 graduate of Hillsboro High School and sophomore at the University of Cincinnati, was named an American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday. Goolsby, a one-time state champion and two-time state runner-up in the pole vault at Hillsboro, posted a new personal best at the H-Town SpeedCity series with a mark of 5.08 meters (16 feet, 8 inches) in the men’s pole vault. This mark puts Goolsby in the UC record books, sharing the No. 6 spot with a Shane Shockey, who has held his spot since 2009. Goolsby also climbed into the NCAA top 50 with a national ranking of No. 43. The Bearcats are back in action this weekend, traveling north to Stile Fieldhouse to compete in the Al Campbell Invitational on Friday in Akron.

Austin Goolsby, a 2018 graduate of Hillsboro High School and sophomore at the University of Cincinnati, was named an American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday. Goolsby, a one-time state champion and two-time state runner-up in the pole vault at Hillsboro, posted a new personal best at the H-Town SpeedCity series with a mark of 5.08 meters (16 feet, 8 inches) in the men’s pole vault. This mark puts Goolsby in the UC record books, sharing the No. 6 spot with a Shane Shockey, who has held his spot since 2009. Goolsby also climbed into the NCAA top 50 with a national ranking of No. 43. The Bearcats are back in action this weekend, traveling north to Stile Fieldhouse to compete in the Al Campbell Invitational on Friday in Akron.


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Austin Goolsby, a 2018 graduate of Hillsboro High School and sophomore at the University of Cincinnati, was named an American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday. Goolsby, a one-time state champion and two-time state runner-up in the pole vault at Hillsboro, posted a new personal best at the H-Town SpeedCity series with a mark of 5.08 meters (16 feet, 8 inches) in the men’s pole vault. This mark puts Goolsby in the UC record books, sharing the No. 6 spot with a Shane Shockey, who has held his spot since 2009. Goolsby also climbed into the NCAA top 50 with a national ranking of No. 43. The Bearcats are back in action this weekend, traveling north to Stile Fieldhouse to compete in the Al Campbell Invitational on Friday in Akron.

Austin Goolsby, a 2018 graduate of Hillsboro High School and sophomore at the University of Cincinnati, was named an American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday. Goolsby, a one-time state champion and two-time state runner-up in the pole vault at Hillsboro, posted a new personal best at the H-Town SpeedCity series with a mark of 5.08 meters (16 feet, 8 inches) in the men’s pole vault. This mark puts Goolsby in the UC record books, sharing the No. 6 spot with a Shane Shockey, who has held his spot since 2009. Goolsby also climbed into the NCAA top 50 with a national ranking of No. 43. The Bearcats are back in action this weekend, traveling north to Stile Fieldhouse to compete in the Al Campbell Invitational on Friday in Akron.
https://www.timesgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/33/2021/02/web1_Goolsby-pic.jpgAustin Goolsby, a 2018 graduate of Hillsboro High School and sophomore at the University of Cincinnati, was named an American Athletic Conference Field Athlete of the Week on Tuesday. Goolsby, a one-time state champion and two-time state runner-up in the pole vault at Hillsboro, posted a new personal best at the H-Town SpeedCity series with a mark of 5.08 meters (16 feet, 8 inches) in the men’s pole vault. This mark puts Goolsby in the UC record books, sharing the No. 6 spot with a Shane Shockey, who has held his spot since 2009. Goolsby also climbed into the NCAA top 50 with a national ranking of No. 43. The Bearcats are back in action this weekend, traveling north to Stile Fieldhouse to compete in the Al Campbell Invitational on Friday in Akron. Courtesy University of Cincinnati