At about this time last year, Lauren Martinez just missed qualifying for the NCAA track and field championships. While crying in the pole-vault pit, she vowed to herself that she wouldn’t let it happen again.

Martinez returned for her junior season, during which slogged her way into the indoor championship and then posted a dominating outdoor season. During the spring, she won six of seven events, claimed the Pac-12 championship and set a school record.

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