Freshmen continue impressive outdoor season during season's final home meet.
Freshmen highlight season's first home meet Saturday at Clyde Hart Track & Field Stadium.
Four Bears took part in meet Friday in San Antonio, Texas.
Bears begin three days of competition in San Antonio, Texas.
Bears taking 45 athletes to San Antonio for three days of competition.
• Three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
2015: Opened five meet indoor season by tallying personal-best leap of 15-11 [4.85m] to be seventh at Texas A&M Team Invitational...Went on to place 11th at Big 12 Indoor Championships with vault of 15-8.25 [4.78m]...Took part in five outdoor meets...Cleared personal-best of 16-2 [4.93m] at Longhorn Invitational to be 13th...Finished 10th at Big 12 Outdoor Championships with vault of 16-0.75 [4.90m]...Earned spot on Academic All-Big 12 first team...Named to fall and spring Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2014: Took part in five indoor meets...Opened season with best finish and best marking at Texas A&M 10-Team Invitational...Placed fourth with vault of 15-0 [4.57m]...Competed at Big 12 Indoor Championships, but failed to clear opening bar...Had six meet outdoor season...Highlighted freshman campaign with personal-best leap of 16-0.75 [4.90m] at Michael Johnson Classic to be fourth...Registered 15th-place showing at Big 12 Outdoor Championships by clearing 16-0.5 [4.89m]...Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
High School: Won 2013 Texas 1A state title in pole vault...Owns Bosqueville High School pole vault record with leap of 14-6.0...Played football and baseball and ran track for the Bulldogs...Was state qualifier in pole vault for coach Rusty Hunter in 2012...Played on 2013 BHS football squad that was 11-2 and were regional semifinalists...Member of National Honor Society...Graduated third in his class with 4.0 GPA.
Personal: Full name is Chase Dillon Hood...Born February 17, 1995 in Waco, Texas...Parents are Clint Hood and Debbie Wright-Hood...Has one older brother, Chris Wright...Majoring in exercise physiology.