Sweenor wins pole vault crown

F or the second season in a row, Tyler Sweenor proved he can’t be beat in the pole vault.
Sweenor captured the Wasaren League title last Wednesday, clearing 11.5 feet and besting the competition by a foot.
The title was his second in as many seasons; Sweenor also won the Wasaren League pole vault title during the indoor season.
The win highlighted a stellar showing by Whitehall at the Wasaren League Championships.
Although Sweenor was the only member of the boys team to reach the podium, others came close.
Brad Hanna finished fourth in the long jump, clearing 18 feet, 8.75 inches, and David Greenough was strong in the boys heptathlon, finishing first in the 1,500 meters, second in the 110 meter hurdles, second in the high jump, first in the long jump and fifth in the shot put. PJ Ferguson was fifth in the 3,000 meter steeple chase.
The girls were led by Aneesa Hahn, who reached the podium in two events.
She finished third in the high jump, clearing the bar at 4 feet, 8 inches and was also third in the triple jump with a distance of 32 feet, 10 inches. She also fared well in the 400 meter dash, finishing fourth in a time of 1:01.36.
Caitlyn Sandford just missed the podium in three events.
She finished fourth in the high jump, clearing 4 feet, 6 inches , fourth in the long jump, clearing a distance of 15 feet, 4 inches and fourth in the triple jump leaping 32 feet, 5 inches.
As at team the boys finished ninth out of 12 teams while the girls were seventh out of 12 teams.

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