Dana Tessmer
Dana  Tessmer

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Dexter, Mich.

High School:
Dexter

Event:
Pole Vault


01/25/2018

TRACK AND FIELD TRAVELS TO SVSU FOR TWO DAY JET'S PIZZA INVITE

Both men's and women's teams compete on Friday, Jan. 26 starting at 2:30 p.m. and Saturday, Jan. 27, starting at 11 a.m.

01/11/2018

TRACK AND FIELD TRAVELS TO CENTRAL MICHIGAN FOR JACK SKOOG OPEN

Both men's and women's teams compete on Friday, Jan. 12, with field events starting at 2:30 p.m. and track events starting at 5 p.m.

01/05/2018

OAKLAND TRACK AND FIELD RESUMES 2017-18 INDOOR SEASON AT WESTERN MICHIGAN ICE BREAKER DUAL MEET

Women’s track team travels to Kalamazoo, Mich. for dual meet on Saturday, Jan. 6 beginning at 1:30 p.m.

12/02/2017

OAKLAND HAS SOLID SHOWING AT SVSU HOLIDAY CLASSIC

Goodloe and Gardner win 600m, Koenigsknecht wins 800m

12/01/2017

OAKLAND TRACK AND FIELD OPENS 2017-18 INDOOR SEASON AT SVSU HOLIDAY CLASSIC

Golden Grizzlies open competition at 12 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 12 p.m.

02/26/2017

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 2 Photos by Jose Juarez

02/25/2017

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 1

2017 Horizon League Indoor Championships - Day 1 Photos by: Jose Juarez

2017 Indoor:
Placed first for pole vault (11 ft., 5.75 in.) at the Jack Skoog Open (Jan. 13)
Placed second for pole vault (11 ft., 11.25 in.) at the SVSU Jet’s Pizza Invitational (Jan. 27-28)
Placed third for pole vault (11 ft., 6.5 in.) at the YSU National Invite (Feb. 3-4)
Placed second for pole vault (11 ft., 9.75 in.) at the Tiffin Dragon Invite (Feb. 11)
Captured the individual pole vault title at the Horizon League Indoor Championships (Feb. 25-26) and broke her own school record (12 ft., 4.5 in.)  

2017 Outdoor:
Placed third for pole vault (11 ft., 11.75 in.) at the Tennessee Rust Buster (March 25)
Placed first for pole vault (11 ft., 5.75 in.) at Oakland vs. Detroit (April 8)
Placed first and set outdoor PR for pole vault (12 ft., 1.5 in.) at the Oakland University Golden Grizzlies Invite (April 14-15)
Placed second for pole vault (11 ft., 11.75 in.) at the Horizon League Outdoor Track & Field Championship (May 5-7)


2016 Outdoor:

Owned the top team mark in the pole vault with a mark of 11 ft., 2.25 in.

2016 Indoor:
▪ Placed third in pole vault at the 2016 Horizon League Indoor Championships with a PR and team-best mark of 11 ft., 9.75 in. helping Oakland win the first title in program history
▪ Finished fourth in pole vault (10 ft., 10.25 in.) at the Tiffin Dragon Invite and fourth (10 ft., 6.75 in.) at the Hillsdale Tune-Up

Personal Bests (Outdoor)
Event Time/Distance
Pole Vault 11 ft., 2.25 in. (Hillsdale Gine Relays - April 30, 2016)
DMR 11:55.18* (YSU National Invite - Feb. 3, 3017)
Personal Bests (Indoor)
Event Time/Distance
Pole Vault 12 ft. 1.5 inches* (Golden Grizzly Invite - April 14, 2017)

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