Tumwater’s Pole Vaulters Cassie Mullen and Emma Statler Overcome the Fear Factor

Down deep, Cassie Mullen is a thrill seeker. And that’s why when she turned out for track this spring as a freshman at Tumwater High School, she did the unexpected. She started to pole vault.

“I get these big rushes,” Mullen said with a giggle when talking about why she pole vaults. “It’s like going up a big roller coaster every time you jump. It’s so much fun.”

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