Cougars dominate home meet with 22 wins.
Revised time schedule for April 20.
Cougars fare well at team scoring meet.
Talented senior team captain runs PR in steeple which is third-best in WSU history.
Cougars reach 23 lifetime-best marks at MPSF Championships meet.
WSU CAREER. JUNIOR (2011-12): Indoor - After limited practice and competition through fall conditioning and winter training, cleared 2.12m/6-11 1/2i to finish fifth at the Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships (2/25/12, Seattle)...Outdoor - High jumped his best height at WSU...cleared 2.17m/7-1 1/2 at Pac-12 Championships to tie for fourth place (5/13/12, Eugene)...mark is tied for 10th-best in WSU all-time records...at NCAA West Prelims high jumped 2.13m/6-11 3/4 for 19th.
SOPHOMORE (2010-11): Indoor - Arrived on campus in January...trained through indoor season...Outdoor - High jumped 2.11m/6-11 at WSU-UW Dual meet (4/29/11, Seattle).
PRE-WSU CAREER. During high school years played volleyball, tennis and competed in track and field...dad was his tennis coach...as a high jumper, 2002-03 made the finals at European Youth Olympic Festival in Paris...finished second at Youth Balkan Games...at 2004 European Champions Clubs Cup (ECCC) for Juniors was runner-up after clearing 2.15m/7-0 1/2 (Ostrava, Czech Republic)...Junior National Youth Champion...top mark for European Youth, second in World...2004-05 repeated as Junior National Champion...finished seventh at European Juniors Championships, second at ECCC Juniors, advanced to final at ECCC Seniors meet...during 2005-06, won World Junior Championship in Beijing...Junior Balkan Games champion, ECCC Juniors champion...leaped 2.20m/7-2 1/2 for second place at National Championship...in 2006-07 advanced to the European Championships U-23 final and at the ECCC final...competed at the World University Games...won the National Championship...in 2007-08 soared to PR and Olympic standard of 2.27m/7-5 1/4 to win the National Championship (Kragujevac, Serbia)...also third at Balkan Games...in 2008-09, advanced to final at World University Games...during 2009-10 was runner-up at ECCC and at National Championship.
PERSONAL. Born in October 1989, in Trstenik, Serbia...father Slobodan is a professor of physical education...mother Blagica is an accountant...older sister Ana...enjoys playing volleyball and tuning and styling cars...majoring in general social sciences.
VUKICEVIC'S WSU BEST High Jump - 2.17m / 7-1 1/2 (2012)
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