Bears bolstered by bevy of personal bests in second trip to College Station.
Bears push three more into event finals on first day.
Bears set program-record with number of entries to national meet.
Bears also have seven qualifiers for Saturday's quarterfinal round.
Bears in Fayetteville, Ark., trying to qualify for NCAA Outdoor Championships.
2013 All-Big 12 Outdoors (Decathlon)
2012 All-Big 12 Outdoors (Decathlon)
2012 Academic All-Big 12 Second Team
Three-time Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll selection
2013: Returned from injury in time to earn All-Big 12 honors with eighth-place finish in decathlon competition at Big 12 Outdoor Championships...Had career-bests in 100 meters (11.59), 1,500 meters (4:35.06), shot put (41-3.25 [12.58m]) and total (6,836)...Did not compete during indoor season due to injury...Earned place on fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2012: Captured All-Big 12 honors by taking eighth in Big 12 Outdoor Championships decathlon competition...Tallied 6,789 points due to career-bests in 110-hurdles (15.97), pole vault (13-11.75 [4.26m]) and discus (121-1 [34.42m])...Took second in decathlon with 6,701 points at Sam Houston State Combined meet...Finished 10th at Big 12 Indoor Championships in heptathlon competition with 4,907 points...Named to Academic All-Big 12 second team...Earned place on fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2011: Set school record in indoor heptathlon at Big 12 Championship with score of 4,622 points to place 17th overall...Finished 10th in heptathlon at Razorback Invitational in first collegiate multi-event with score of 4,046 points...Suffered season-ending injury midway through outdoor season...Competed in outdoor decathlon at Texas Relays, placing 18th with 6,152 points...Named to fall Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll and Baylor Dean's List.
High School: Helped Woodcrest Christian High School to track and field league championships twice, basketball league championships twice, and cross country state team championship once...Earned league MVP honors for jumps in 2009 and multi-events in 2010...Won triple jump division championship...Ranked No. 1 in California and No. 5 in United States in high school decathlon with 6,480 points...Holds league records in triple jump and 4x400-meter relay...Holds school records in seven events, including triple jump, 110-meter hurdles, shot put, discus, pentathlon, 4x100-meter relay and 4x400-meter relay...Won Mt. SAC Relays HS division multi-event competition in 2010...Earned Honor Roll accolades.
Personal: Full name is Henry Papas Vildosola...Born Jan. 15, 1992 in San Bernadino, Calif....Son of Cassandra Vildosola, and grandson of Dean and Vera McPike...Has six siblings, Ruben, Kayla, Ambrosia, Naomi, Emmanuelle and Ruby...Majoring in physics.