Pole vault is among the most demanding events in track and field.
Making it even more difficult is that putting in quality practice time is challenging. Suitable sites for training aren’t easy to find.
Vermilion senior Macy Urig understands the commitment. The Division II All-Ohio selection has averaged 4,300 miles driving each year since the eighth grade, as she commutes to indoor facilities at Altitude Headquarters in Bellevue and Tiffin University.