Father – son pole vaulting duo Reggie and Shawn Henderson won their divisions at the USA Track & Field Niagara District Championships (usatf-niagara.org) held Sunday at Hilton High School.
Shawn won the pole vault event in the Open Championship with a vault of 13-6, and Reggie won for the Master’s division (40+) with a vault of 12-0. Reggie is the pole vault coach at Brighton High School and Shawn is a 2011 BHS graduate entering his junior year at UConn.
They’ll both be competing every Tuesday night this summer at the all-comers community meets at Penfield High School (www.rochestersummertrack.com) and will be competing in the Rochester Rockback Beach Vault at Charlotte on July 13 (www.rochesterrockback.com).
Brighton students from seventh to 12th grade are invited to join pole vault practices at 5:30 p.m. on July 7 and 21 at the high school, e-mail Reggie at email@example.com if interested.