Melanie Sonby
Melanie Sonby
Born: 07/01/1986
Height: 5-4
Year: Senior
Hometown: Van Nuys, Calif.
High School: Birmingham
Position: Pole Vault

2007 Season -- Her best performance was a mark of 11'11.75" at the Cal-Navada meet, improving upon her previous mark by a foot...That mark currently sits third on the UCSB all-time list, and she is only 2.25 inches away from the second-best mark...Qualified for the Conference Championships for the second year in a row.

2006 Season -- Scored points for the Gauchos at Conference, with a 5th-place showing in the pole vault.

2005 Season -- Set a best of 10'0 in the Pole Vault as a freshman.

High School -- Sonby was a two time LA City Champion in the Pole Vault, placing 2nd her sophomore year. She was a three-time state qualifier and was on the honor roll all four years. She also lettered in soccer for three seasons.

Personal Bests
Pole Vault - 11'11.75"