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Arbiv

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Pole Vault
Height: 5'7"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Dunwoody, Ga.
High School: Weber School

Bio

Honors: 2019 All-ACC Second Team (Pole Vault, Indoors), 2019 All-ACC Academic Team (Indoors)2018 All-ACC Second Team (Pole Vault), All-ACC Women's Indoor Track and Field Team (2018)

2018-19 T&F: Participated in 22 meets and 32 events … at the Dr. Sander Columbia Challenge (1/24), competed in two events and earned 14th place with a high jump of 1.60m … finished a season best sixth place in Pole Vault with 4.25m at the ACC Indoor Track and Field Championships (2/24) … during Battle of the Blues (4/6) participated in three events and finished in seventh place for shot put with 9.75m ... earned All-ACC Second Team honors in pole vault for the indoor track & field season ... named All-ACC Academic for the indoor season.

2017-18 T&F: A pole vaulter who participated in six competitions during the indoor season, and four during the outdoor campaign, earning five top five finishes across 2018 … cleared 13-5.25 in the pole vault at the Tiger Paw Invite (2/10), which earned her a fifth-place finish … cleared 13-11.25 at the ACC Indoor Championships, which ranks third all-time at Duke for indoors, in her best performance of the indoor campaign to place sixth and earn All-ACC Second Team honors … named to the 2018 All-ACC Academic Women’s Indoor Track and Field Team … finished in fifth place at the Battle of the Blues (4/6), clearing 12-6.25, her highest mark of the outdoor campaign … earned a second-place finish at the Duke Invitational (4/21), clearing 12-1.50.

Prior to Duke: Lettered for four years under the guidance of Hal Fairbanks at The Weber School…National Champion in the pole vault at the 2017 USATF Junior Olympic National Championships…2nd place at the 2015 USATF Junior Olympic National Championships and 3rd place at the 2014 and 2016 editions…Georgia High School Association State Champion (GHSA) in the pole vault and in the high jump in 2017…Georgia Independent School Association (GISA) pole vault state champion in 2015 and 2016 as well as runner up in the high jump both years…GISA 300 meter hurdles state champion in 2014…Weber School Female Athlete of the Year in 2013-14 and 2016-17…Weber School Varsity Track and Field MVP in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017…Also lettered in basketball and volleyball…Valedictorian of her high school class…Member of the National Honor Society…Earned the Phi Beta Kappa book award.

Personal: Daughter of Avi and Marla Arbiv…Born November 9, 1998…Has one sister Ariel.

Duke Indoor PR
High Jump – 1.60m (1/26/2019)
Pole Vault [5] – 4.25m (2/22/2018)

Duke Outdoor PR
Shot Put – 9.75m (4/6/2019)
Long Jump – 4.90m (4/19/2019)
200m – 27.26m (4/19/2019)
100m Hurdles – 15.99m (4/26/2019)

[ ] denotes ranking in school record book

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