Paul Chandler
Paul Chandler
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Westport, Conn.
High School: Staples
Position: Pole Vault
Major: Economics
Residential College: Pierson

Yale PRs

Pole Vault 4.80m – 15’09”

High School PRs

Pole Vault 15’00”

2012-2013: Placed first against Dartmouth and Columbia and against Harvard and Princeton...Finished second against Oxford and Cambridge...Set new PR against Harvard and Princeton...Placed fifth at both indoor and outdoor Heps...Qualified for indoor IC4As and placed ninth.

2011-2012: Won the pole vault at the Giegengack Invitational…Second at Yale Springtime Invitational…Seventh in East Division at Penn Relays…Fifth at BU Terrier Classic…Jumped his PR at Indoor Heps (9th place) and again at Outdoor Heps (8th place)

2010-11: Sat out outdoor and indoor seasons due to injury.

High School: Captained indoor and outdoor track teams … Honors include 2010 NSIC All-American, four-time All-State, six-time All-FCIAC, three-time All-Connecticut Post and three-Time All Norwalk Hour Staples High School Boys Track Scholar Athlete.           

Personal: Pierson College … Father played soccer at Duke.

Why I Chose Yale: I chose Yale because it afforded me the perfect combination of competitive athletics and an unbelievable education.