Kari Stromhaug
Kari Stromhaug
Height: 5-9
Year: Sr.
Hometown: Oslo, Norway
High School: Vestal
Position: Pole Vault
Major: Computer Science and Molecular Biology

Collegiate Personal Bests
Indoor:
PV - 12', 9.5" (3.90m)

Outdoor:
PV - 12', 7.5" (3.85m)

2017-18: USTFCCCA All-American (Indoor - Pole Vault, Outdoor - Pole Vault)... NCAA Qualifier (Indoor - Pole Vault, Outdoor - Pole Vault)... All-New England (Indoor - Pole Vault, Outdoor - Pole Vault)... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... Competed in 16 meets... Finished third at the NCAA Outdoor Championship with a height of 12 feet, 3.5 inches... Finished second at the New England D3 Outdoor Championship and third at the NEWMAC Championship... Was seventh at the NCAA Indoor Championship... Cleared a season-best height of 12 feet, 9.5 inches to finish second at the New England D3 Indoor Championship... Was fifth at the NEICAAA Indoor Championship... Won three meets.

2016-17: USTFCCCA All-American (Indoor - Pole Vault; Outdoor - Pole Vault)... NCAA Qualifier (Indoor - Pole Vault; Outdoor - Pole Vault)... New England All-Region (Indoor - Pole Vault)... USTFCCCA All-Academic Team... NEWMAC Second Team All-Conference (Pole Vault)... NEWMAC Academic All-Conference... Competed in 16 meets... Placed eighth in the pole vault at the NCAA Outdoor Championship with a season-best height of 12 feet, 7.5 inches... Was fourth at the NEICAAA Outdoor Championship and fifth at the D3 New England Outdoor Championship... Placed second at the NEWMAC Championship in the pole vault with a height of 11 feet, 10.5 inches... Finished seventh at the NCAA Indoor Championship as she cleared 12 feet, 3.5 inches... Finished fourth at both the NEICAAA Indoor Championship and the D3 New England Indoor Championship... Won the pole vault at the Bates/Colby meet with a height of 10 feet, 11.75 inches.

2015-16: Did not compete as a freshman.

Off the Track at MIT: Majoring in computer science and molecular biology... Internship at MISTI Singapore, MISTI Peru and Intellia Therapeutics... UROP at SUTD (Singapore) researching signal generation and processing... Love Lab UROP... Interned at La Victoria Lab in Lima, Peru, developing a digital tool to aid refugees with mental health after disasters... Member of Kappa Alpha Theta sorority.

High School: A 2015 graduate of Vestal High School ... four-time varsity letterwinner ... four-year scholar-athlete and three-time MVP ... Indoor State Champion in 2014 and 2015 ... Division 1 Outdoor State Champion in 2014 ... Norwegian U15 Champion in Pole Vault in 2012 ... also competed on the cross country team ... National Honor Society ... Member of Partners in Health ... Honor Roll.