Nate Richartz, Kortney Ross Rise to the Occasion at Vaulter Club Vaulter Magazine National Championships

Both athletes representing Risen Performance in Arizona prevail in elite competitions, with Richartz improving on his own facility record at Big Red Barn with 18-6.50 (5.65m) effort; Ross achieves season-best 14-7.25 (4.45m), as several vaulters build momentum ahead of American Track League events in Georgia They train together, in some…

Richartz wins ACC pole vault title

When Notre Dame pole vaulter Nate Richartz is competing, he doesn’t mind a little noise. “Pole vaulting is a unique sport,” said Richartz, a McHenry East graduate. “The energy of the crowd and the support of the people around you can definitely propel you to higher heights.” At last weekend’s…