Earl Bell (1995)
This 3-time Olympian won a Bronze Medal in Pole Vaulting at the 1984 Olympic Games.
He was the world record holder in 1976, held the American record twice in his career and was an American champion in three different decades. The Jonesboro native and Arkansas State University graduate was a 5-time NCAA champion and the Pan American Games champion in 1975. Earl Bell's personal best is a pole vault in 19' 3".