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Weeks strong in pole vault

UA sophomore pole vaulter Lexi Weeks, the 2016 national champion and Olympic Trials bronze medalist in Eugene last year, battled a swirling wind to clear 14 feet, 7¼ inches and place second to Kentucky sophomore Olivia Gruver, who won at 14-9. “I can’t be sad with second place,” Weeks said.…

UA needs more promotion of Tori, Lexi

FAYETTEVILLE — Today’s novel Arkansas track and field storyline seems destined to unfold for Weeks and Weeks. Arkansas needs to capitalize on that the next week that Tori Weeks and Lexi Weeks compete in Arkansas. The pole vaulting twin sisters from Cabot for Coach Lance Harter’s Razorbacks women headlined the…

Cabot vaults onto map

City trumps any college with national qualifiers FAYETTEVILLE — Cabot High School will have a stronger presence in the women’s pole vault at this year’s NCAA Outdoor Track and Field Championships than Duke University or the University of Texas. The Blue Devils and Longhorns each have two vaulters among the…