David Engstrom

David Engstrom

Events Jumps
Yr. So.
Hometown Buffalo Grove, Ill.
High School (Prev. School) Adlai E. Stevenson

2021: Competed in the indoor high jump on Feb. 13 at Indiana State, posting a mark of 5-8.75 (1.75m)… Has a season-best outdoor high jump on May 7 at the Pacesetter Sports Invitational, topping out at 5-10.75 (1.80m)… Earned MVC Commissioner’s Academic Excellence Award, MVC Academic Honor Roll and Valparaiso University Presidential Academic Honors… Named the College of Engineering Dean’s List award winner, which is presented each year to the Valpo student-athlete with the highest GPA in the College of Engineering.

2020: Appeared in the high jump and heptathlon for Valpo during his freshman season… Recorded a seventh-place finish in the high jump in just his third collegiate meet on Jan. 25 at the John Gartland Invitational after clearing 5-10 (1.78m)… Competed in the heptathlon at the Windy City Rumble hosted by University of Chicago on Feb. 7-8, finishing seventh with 3,018 points… Set his PR in the high jump during the heptathlon with a height of 5-10½ (1.79m)… Competed in the open high jump at Windy City Rumble and finished fifth.