Austin Barousse
Austin Barousse
Year: Fr.
Position: Pole Vault

Prior to Southern: A 2013 graduate of Poplar Bluff Senior High, Barousse was a four-year letterwinner in track and field competing in pole vault and sprints where he was a three-time all-state selection....Won the Class 4 state championship in pole vault in 2013 where he cleared 15'0...Helped set the school record in the 4x100 meter relay...Was also a three-year letterwinner in football where he played running back for the Mules.

Personal: The son of Mark and Mary Barousse....Father Mark played football at McNeese State and in the Canadian Football League...Plans to major in biology...born February 26, 1994...has four siblings, Mathew, Kathryn, Brett and Luke.