Staten Island – On February 24, Katie Nageotte had a major reason to celebrate. She won first place in the women’s pole vault at the Toyota USA Track and Field Indoor Championships.
This year’s competition was held at the Ocean Breeze Athletic Facility in Staten Island, New York.
Nageotte won the women’s pole vault with a clearance of 4.81 meters, which she cleared on her first attempt. Prior to that, Nageotte also cleared 4.71 meters on her first try, which was also enough for a win. Pole vaulter Annie Rhodes came in second place with 4.56 meters.