Rachel Baxter wins pole vault at ACC Championships

CLEMSON, S.C. – Three individual championships, five medals, seven finalists, and new records highlighted a successful and promising first day of competition for the Hokies at the ACC Track and Field Indoor Championships.

Baxter continued her dominance in the pole vault, winning the ACC Championship in the pole vault for the third consecutive season with her clearance of 14′ 4″ (4.37m). The senior becomes the first woman to ever win the ACC indoor pole vault three consecutive times. On the men’s side Harrison Rice earned a spot on the podium for a second straight year by winning the silver medal in the pole vault, taking second place with a vault of 16′ 9.5″ (5.12m).

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