|Hometown:||San Jose, CA|
|High School:||Lynbrook HS|
|Previous College:||De Anza College|
CAL STATE NORTHRIDGE - 2013
Brianna Tucker vaulted an outdoor season-best 10-8 (3.25) at the season-opening Northridge Invitational (Mar. 15). INDOOR SEASON: also cleared a best of 10-8 (3.25) during the indoor season at the NYU Team Challenge (Jan. 19).
DE ANZA COLLEGE
Tucker spent two seasons (2010-12) at De Anza College in Cupertino, Calif. ... was a pole vaulter for the Dons and coach Nick Mattis ... is the school's record holder at 10-10 which she set during the 2011 season ... earned the Scholar Athlete Award in 2012 ... earned her Associate of Arts degree in 2012.
LYNBROOK HIGH SCHOOL
Lettered in track & field at Lynbrook High School in San Jose, Calif. ... competed in the pole vault and was also a sprinter for the Vikings and coach Ray Wright ... top pole vault was 9-6 in 2010 which is also a school record ... also competed in cross country ... graduated in 2010.
Born June 6, 1992 in Sunnyvale, Calif. ... parents are Giannina and Charles Tucker ... has one younger sister, Andrea ... favorites include actor Jason Segal, "That 70's Show", chocolate and the band Death Cab for Cutie ... says the best thing about being an athlete is "being in great shape" and the toughest is "the dedication and sacrifices" ... likes to read, surf the internet, hang out with friends and sew in her spare time ... major is Philosophy.
OUTDOOR CAREER BESTS
Pole Vault: 10-8 (3.25) - Northridge Invitational (3/15/13)
INDOOR CAREER BESTS
Pole Vault: 10-8 (3.25) - NYU Team Challenge (1/19/13)