National championships will be on the line in Eugene, Ore., this weekend as the Sun Devil track and field team wraps up the 2012-13 ASU competition calendar.
The Arizona State men and women will look to keep their winning streaks against their in-state rivals alive this weekend.
Class includes 16 football student-athletes
Head coach Greg Kraft feels the men's track and field team has a great shot at challenging for the Pac-12 title this year.
Arizona State: 2011 Outdoor: Placed fifth at the 2011 Double Dual (ASU-UA-NAU) in the pole vault with a career best vault of 15-09.25 (4.81m)... 2010 Outdoor: Equaled his personal best of 15-07.00 (4.75m) at the Mt. SAC Relays to finish in a tie for third... placed fourth at the Sun Devil Open with a mark of 15-01.50 (4.61m)... 2010 Indoor: Cleared a personal-best height of 15-07.00 (4.75m) three times in his five meets entered... finished a season-best third at the Mountain `T' Invitational the first time he broke his previous personal best of 15-06.00... 2009 Track: Redshirted.
High School: A 2008 graduate of Desert Vista High School (Phoenix)... lettered in track & field three times... team won the 5A state championship in 2007 and 2008... he twice won the city championship... cleared a personal-best mark of 15-6.00 in his senior campaign... member of two national high school championship teams (2007, 2008)
Personal: Majoring in kinesiology... parents are Greg and Maggie Kraft... has one brother: Kyle... father Greg is the head coach of the Arizona State track & field program and competed in track & field at Cal Poly SLO... mother Maggie competed in track & field and cross country at Cal Poly SLO... born September 21, 1989, in Charlottesville, Va.... hobbies include rollerblading, playing the piano and puzzles... full name is Cory Kawano Kraft.
Personal Bests Pole Vault: 15-09.25 (indoor) / 15-07.00 (outdoor)