AUSTIN, Texas – Arkansas graduate student Lexi Jacobus is this year’s Google Cloud Division I Women’s Track & Field Academic All-America Team Member of the Year as announced Thursday by the Collegiate Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA). Jacobus carries a 4.0 cumulative GPA as a graduate student in biochemistry.
A native of Cabot, Ark., Jacobus is a four-time NCAA champion in the pole vault, including this past March at the NCAA Indoor Championships. She has earned First-Team All-American honors seven times during her storied career.
The indoor pole vault program record holder was an All-Southeastern Conference honoree six times and was a two-time recipient of the NCAA South Central Regional Field Athlete of the Year. She has also received the NCAA Elite 90 Award on three occasions, most recently this past June at the NCAA Outdoor Track & Field Championships.