Jacob Maus
Jacob Maus
Height: 6-2
Year: Senior
Hometown: Napa, Calif.
High School: Napa HS
Position: High Jump, Decathlon
UC Santa Barbara
Redshirted the 2008 season to convert to the decathlon. 2007
NCAA Regional Qualifier
All-Big West Conference
Maus improved on his sophomore year performance by finishing third at the Big West Championships, earning All-Conference distinction...Qualified for Regionals for the second time in his career and the second year in a row...Cleared 7 feet for the first time at the Big West Challenge Cup, which currently stands at fourth on the UCSB all-time high jump list. 2006
NCAA Regional Qualifier
Fulfilled his strong potential by qualifying for Regionals and placing fifth at Conference in only his second season competing for the Gauchos. 2005
Set a personal best of 6'08.75" which he achieved on numerous occasions. At the Big West Championships he tied for sixth place, earning valuable points in his freshman season. High School
Maus was named to the California All-State team in 2003 and 2003...Was all-league all four seasons, and all-section from 2002-2004...Holds Napa High School's record in the high jump at 6'8.5". Personal
Majoring in zoology and hopes to become a wildlife biologist...Writes music in his spare time.
Collegiate Career Bests
High Jump - 7-0 (2.13m)