Cooper Hayes
Cooper Hayes
Height: 6'0"
Year: So.
Hometown: Lookout Mountain, Ga.
High School: McCallie
Events: Jumps
Major: Biology, Pre-Engineering


  • USA South All-Academic - with distinction (2019-20)
  • (Track & Field) USA South All-Conference - Pole Vault (2019)
  • USA South All-Academic - with distinction (2018-19)

2019-20 (Sophomore): Competed in all three track meets on the year... Set an indoor program record in the pole vault with a mark of 3.65 meters, and finished second overall, at the Sewanee Indoor Invitational (Feb. 14)... Posted a mark of 3.32 meters at the Victor Icebreaker Duals (March 7)... Earned USA South All-Academic team honors, with distinction, for a second straight year

2018-19 (Freshman): Became the first athlete to compete in the pole vault in program history... Earned All-USA South honors with a third place finish and a personal record mark of 3.65 meters at the USA South Championships... Increased his height in each of the last two meets of the outdoor season... Earned USA South All-Academic team honors, with distinction

High School: Attended The McCallie School... Member of National Honor Society

Personal: Parents are Thomas and Lisa Hayes... Has two siblings: Brown and Mary Chapman... Favorite Bible verse is Philippians 4:8... Majoring in biology and pre-engineering

Hayes' Personal Records:

Outdoor Track:
Pole Vault: 3.65m (USA South Championships, April 18-19, 2019)

Indoor Track: 
Pole Vault: 3.65m (Sewanee Indoor Invitational; Feb. 14, 2020)