Crandall wins national pole vault title

Rapid City Central graduate Courtney Crandall cruised to the women’s pole vault national title on Friday at the NCAA Division II Championships in Birmingham, Ala. On top of winning the title, Crandall broke the NCAA Championship meet record while tying her own University of Sioux Falls record at 14 feet,…

USF boasts pole vaulting powerhouse

On a windy Sunday at the Lillibridge Track Complex, where USF was hosting the USF Open track meet, Reid Ehrisman was focusing on a 40-meter runway on the edge of the infield. The meet had brought together five NSIC schools and Dakota State, but the runway was almost solely populated…