Local report: CWU’s Davis finishes 8th in pole vault

March 9, 2012 by  

MANKATO, Minn. — Central Washington senior Kati Davis placed eighth in the women’s pole vault Friday in the NCAA Division II Indoor National Championships, earning all-American status for the second straight year.

Davis, from Tumwater High School, cleared 12 feet, 1 1/2 inches, tying with two other vaulters but placing highest by virtue of fewest misses.

The winning height was 13-1, cleared by Kristen Hixson of Grand Valley State. Davis was seventh in the D-II Outdoor Championships last May.


WAPATO 1, EISENHOWER 1: At Wapato, Wash., Carlos Larios scored a late goal to help the Wolves earn a tie with Eisenhower in a non-league season opener.

Pablo Suarez scored in the 23rd minute for the Cadets.

First half: 1, Eisenhower, Pablo Suarez (Armando Flores), 23:00.

Second half: 2, Wapato, Carlos Larios, 76:00.

Saves: Cesar Aparicio (E) 5, Abraham Grimaldo (W) 9.


Hanford Invitational

At Horn Rapids, par 72

Team scores: Lewis & Clark 249, Richland 251, Hanford 267, Mead 268, Gonzaga Prep 286, Wenatchee 286, Mt. Spokane 290, Southridge 299, Kennewick 302, Kamiakin 302, West Valley 310, Othello 312, Moses Lake 312, Richland Gold 315, Chiawana 327, Eastmont 331, Walla Walla 331, East Valley 333, Pasco 353, Hanford Gold 354, Davis 409.

Top 10: Megan Haase (L&C) 75; Kirsten Hansen (Mead) 75, Taylor Kain-Godoy (Hanford) 78, Sierra Kierstov (L&C) 81, Kristen Strankman (Rich) 81, Kelci Robertson (Rich) 82, Hope Neidhold (Rich) 83, Jessica Huntsman (WW) 84, Sydney Kerston (L&C) 85, Lindsey Dotson (GP) 86.

Filed under All, CWU Track & Field, Davis, East Valley, Eisenhower, Golf (Girls), Soccer (Boys), Wapato, West Valley

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