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Stacy Dragila Interview

When Stacy Dragila entered Idaho State as a heptathlete in 1993, conventional wisdom stated that women lacked the strength to compete in the pole vault. At the urging of Idaho State coach Dave Nielsen, Dragila helped prove conventional wisdom wrong. She eventually won World Champions and an Olympic gold medal.…