Nathan Downey
Nathan Downey
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Orinda, Calif.
High School: Miramonte
Position: Pole Vault/Sprints

Career Best Marks

Event

Time/Mark

200 meters (Indoor)

22.51

200 meters (Outdoor)

22.18

400 meters (Indoor)

50.08

400 meters (Outdoor)

49.24

Pole Vault (Indoor)

5.01 meters*

Pole Vault (Outdoor)

4.91 meters

* = school record

 

 

2018:

  • All-American in the indoor pole vault (6th, 4.90 meters)
  • NCAA qualifier in the indoor pole vault and outdoor pole vault
  • Broke the school record in the indoor pole vault (5.01 meters)
  • USTFCCCA All-Region in the indoor pole vault
  • UAA Champion in the outdoor pole vault
  • All-UAA in the outdoor pole vault (1st)
  • Posted the No. 2 mark in school history in the outdoor pole vault (4.91 meters)
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (Feb. 19, Mar. 12, May 21)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2017:

  • NCAA qualifier in the indoor pole vault
  • UAA Champion in the indoor 200 meters (22.62)
  • All-UAA in the indoor 200 meters (1st) and 4x400-meter relay (2nd)
  • Tallied the No. 2 mark in school history in the indoor pole vault (4.90 meters)
  • Posted the top mark on the team in the indoor pole vault (4.90 meters), outdoor pole vault (4.27 meters) and indoor 200 meters (22.62)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2016:

  • Posted the No. 2 mark in school history in the indoor pole vault (4.60 meters), No. 2 in the indoor 4x400-meter relay (3:23.07), No. 3 in the outdoor 4x400-meter relay (3:20.23) and No. 4 in the indoor 200 meters (22.61)
  • Recorded the best time on the team in the indoor 400 meters (50.08), outdoor 200 meters (22.18)
  • All-UAA in the outdoor pole vault (2nd) and indoor pole vault (3rd)
  • UAA Athlete of the Week (2/15)
  • UAA All-Academic Team

2015:

  • NCAA qualifier in the indoor 4x400-meter relay (9th, 3:19.63)
  • UAA Champion in the outdoor 4x100-meter relay
  • All-UAA selection in the indoor 4x400-meter relay
  • All-UAA selection in the outdoor 4x400-meter and 200 meters
  • Led the team in the outdoor 400 meters (50.13) and the outdoor pole vault (4.57 meters)
  • USTFCCCA All-Academic

Personal:

  • Majors: Anthropology and Biological Sciences
  • Participated in four years of track & field and three years of basketball in high school
  • MHS Food Club President