Craig Hunter
Craig  Hunter

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Robbinsville, N.J.

High School:
Robbinsville High School

Event:
Pole Vault

ELIGIBILITY(IN/OUT):
SO/SO


09/16/2016

Four Huskies Grab All-Academic Honors

USTFCCCA Names All-Academic Individuals

07/25/2016

Athlete Spotlight: Craig Hunter

UConn Track & Field’s Poster Boy for Hardwork and Competitiveness

02/20/2015

Men's Track and Field Finishes Strong at 2015 Roadrunner Tune-Up at The Armory

The Huskies will turn their attention to the conference championship meet set for Feb. 27-28.

01/31/2015

Men's Track and Field Impresses at Armory Track Invitational, Terrier Invite

Sophomore Craig Hunter won the pole vault at the Armory Track Invitational held in New York City

01/15/2015

Hunter Named ECAC New England Division I Co-Athlete of the Week

The Husky pole vaulter grabbed first at the Yale Invitational with a 5.25m result

05/17/2015

AAC Men's Outdoor Championship Day 3

AAC Men's Outdoor Championship Day 3 (photos by Stephen Slade)

02/28/2014

American Athletic Conference Championship - Day One

Day one of competition at the inaugural American Athletic Conference Championship at Armory Collegiate in New York City.

2015 Outdoor (Sophomore)
  • Earned First Team All-American Honors after taking eighth at the NCAA Championships with a career-best 5.40m leap. 
  • Won the NCAA East Regional with a 5.25m leap and took third at The American Championship with a 5.28m leap.
2015 Indoor (Sophomore)
  • Captured fourth-place in the pole vault at The American Championships (5.13m) and took first at the IC4A Championship (5.25m).
  • Won the pole vault at the Roadrunner Tune-Up, Armory Invitational, NYC Gotham Cup and Yale Invitational. 
2014 Outdoor (Freshman)
  • Took 23rd in the pole vault at the NCAA Northeast Regionals
  • Finished fourth at the American Athletic Conference Championships in the pole vault
  • Pole vaulted an impressive 5.30m at the New England Championship, taking home first place for the Huskies.
  • Won the pole vault at the UConn Challenge in Storrs with a leap of 5.20m.
2014 Indoor (Freshman)
  • Captured third in the American Athletic Championships in the pole vault (5.10m).
  • Finished fourth at the IC4A Championship in the pole vault with a height of 5.15m.
Personal: A computer science major.