Bears have five athletes in action on opening day of meet in Austin.
Men's squad produces three title-winning performances Saturday in Fort Worth.
Rhodes wins pole vault title, four score in 5,000 meters to propel Bears.
BU women win five events and place second as a team.
Bears have four athletes in action on opening day of meet in College Station, Texas.
• 2015 All-Big 12 Outdoors (heptathlon)
• 2015 Academic All-Big 12 (1st Team)
• Six-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
2016: Carded All-Big 12 honors in heptathlon for second-straight year with seventh-place showing....Produced 4,016 total points, aided by personal-best throw in the javelin of 89-10 [27.38m]...Was only outdoor competition of season due to injury...Competed in only one indoor meet due to injury...Set PR of 34-0 [10.36m] in shot put to be 22nd at Charlie Thomas Invitational...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2015: Produced first All-Big 12 honor with sixth-place showing in heptathlon at Big 12 Outdoor Championships...Scored personal-best 4,866 points in meet while producing PRs in 200m (25.07), 800m (2:24.69), high jump (5-5.75 [1.67m]), shot put (37-1 [11.30m]) and javelin (85-2 [25.97m])....Participated in total of six outdoor meets...Took part in one other heptathlon competition at Texas Relays...Placed 15th with 4,633 points with PR in long jump of 18-2.25 [5.54m]...Set PR for 100-meter hurdles at Longhorn Invitational with mark of 14.77...Competed at four indoor meets, including pentathlon competitions at Rod McCravy Memorial and Big 12 Championships...Placed 12th in multi-competition at conference indoor meet with personal-best 3,338 points, helped by PRs in shot put (29-5.5 [8.98m]) and 800 meters (2:26.27)...Tallied personal best marks of 25.81 (200m) and 9.18 (60H) Texas A&M Aggie Invitational...Opened season with 17-5.5 [5.32m] long jump at Texas A&M Team Invitational to establish PR...Had personal-best high jump of 5-1 [1.55m] at Rod McCravy meet en route to scoring 3,073 points and taking 11th....Earned spot on Academic All-Big 12 first team...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2014: Took part in pair of indoor meets...Registered season-best long jump in only event at Texas A&M 10-Team Invitational with 16-7.25 [5.06m] effort...Took part in Texas A&M Aggie Invitational pentathlon competition...Scored 2,818 points to place 12th...Had marks of 2:41.71 (800m), 9.53 (60H), 5-0.25 [1.53m] (HJ), 16-5.75 [5.02m] (LJ) and 18-3 [5.56m] (shot put)...Competed in three outdoor meets in four different events...Tallied season-best mark of 26.03 in 200 meters at TCU Invitational to be 28th...Had season-best wind-legal mark of 15.62 at Michael Johnson Classic...Jumped 17-7 [5.36m] at Texas Invitational in long jump...Cleared 4-11 [1.50m] in high jump at Michael Johnson Classic...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and spring Baylor Dean's List.
High School: Four-year letterwinner in track at Westlake High School...Participated in 200, 400, 100 hurdles, long jump and triple jump...Earned title in all five events at District 15-5A in senior year of 2013...Placed fourth in long jump with leap of 18-5.0 at 2013 Region 2 meet...Played volleyball and basketball as well...Member of National Honor Society and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.
Personal: Full name is Carlyn Bell Grandcolas...Born Dec. 29, 1994 in Dallas, Texas...Parents are Jeff and Holly Grandcolas...Has two sisters, Corinne and Caitlin...Grandfather played baseball for St. Louis Cardinals...Father played football at Western Illinois...Majoring in medical humanities.