Robby Oswald

Pole Vault

Player profile

  • Hometown Cincinnati, Ohio
  • Last School Elder
  • Year Senior

Personal Record: PV – 5.22m/17’1.5″

AS A JUNIOR
Outdoor:
• Placed second at the Miami Power 5 Trailblazer Challenge with cleared height of 4.95m/16’2.75.
• Cleared a career best height of 5.22m/17’1.5″ at the Florida relays taking fourth.
•  Claimed bronze at the Jesse Owens Classic with a height of 5.06m/16’7.25″.
• Placed sixth at the Big Ten Championships (5.01m/16’5.25).
• Competed in the 2019 NCAA Division I East Region Prelims.
Indoor:
• Registered a career best height of 5.05m/16’6.75″ at the Rod McCravy Memorial Track and Field Meet taking third.
• Placed sixth at the Clemson Tiger Paw Invitational with a height of 4.86m/15’11.25.
• Claimed bronze at the Ohio State Tune-Up (4.79m/15’8,5″.

 

AS A SOPHOMORE (2017-18)
Outdoor:
• Did not compete.
Indoor:
• Placed ninth in the pole vault with a mark of 4.93m (16-2) at the Big Ten Championships.
• Claimed fourth with a clearance of 4.97m (16-3.5) at the Buckeye Tune-Up.
• Posted a career-best mark of 5.00m (16-4.75) at the Meyo Invitational, placing fifth.
• Registered a vault of 4.68m (15-4.25) at the Kentucky Invitational.
• Finished third in the pole vault with a height of 4.80m (15-9) at the Buckeye Invitational.

AS A FRESHMAN (2016-17)
Outdoor:
• Competed solely in the pole vault.
• Garnered bronze at the Ashland Alumni Open with a career-best clearance of 4.87m (15-11.75).
• Placed fourth at the All-Ohio Championships with a mark of 4.72m (15-5.75).
• Registered a fifth-place finish at the Jesse Owens Classic (4.71m/15-5.50).
Indoor:
• Did not compete.

PRIOR TO OHIO STATE
• Finished third in the pole vault at the 2016 OHSAA State Championships.
• Placed fifth at the 2017 New Balance Nationals in the pole vault.
• Team captain as a senior.
• Two-time First Team All-League selection.
• Played football and wrestled.

PERSONAL
• Son of Lisa Sabath and Scott Oswald.
• Has four siblings.
• Enjoys playing piano and pick-up sports.
• Majoring in international security and intelligence.