March madness

Nolan Ellis, the odds-on favorite to win the pole vault, won his title in dramatic fashion. He passed on the opening height and then needed all three of his attempts to clear 16 feet, 2.75 inches just to stay in the meet. Ellis cleared 17-2.75 on his second attempt and…

Vaulting forward

Nolan Ellis can still improve. For all of the indoor track and field accolades and accomplishments the Colorado Mesa University junior has garnered, he pointed out what his shortfall is. “I still fully believe that my technique has got to be the worst in all of Division II,” the junior…