Indoor: Cleared 4.70m for fifth at the Indiana Open ... recorded a season-best jump of 4.90m at the Gladstein Invite for a fourth-place finish. Outdoor: Redshirt
Indoor: Cleared an indoor personal-best height of 4.95 meters at the Big Ten Indoor Championships on Feb. 24. Outdoor: Was the Big Ten Outdoor Champion in the pole vault ... placed third at the NCAA Mideast Regional Championships ... finished 16th at the NCAA Outdoor Championships ... posted a personal-mark of 5.15 meters during the outdoor league championships ... was a First Team All-Big Ten honoree.
Indoor: Cleared 4.55m (14-11.00) on four occasions in the pole vault... snapped his personal best with a clearance of 4.76m (15-7.25) at the Tyson Invitational to give him the season-best vault of the season. Outdoor: Recorded a mark of 4.90m (16-0.75) for a career best at the Sea Ray Relays for IU's second-best clearance of the season.
Named Co-MVP of the seventh Kokomo Tribune All-County Boys Track and Field Team ... won the Mid-Indiana Conference title four times and broke his own school mark with a vault of 4.74m (15-6.00) ... in helping Western win the track sectional, he finished fifth in the long jump ... also lettered in basketball and football ... son of Bill and Kathy Burkholder.