Three area pole vaulters place at MIAC meet
Three of the top five spots in the women’s pole vault went to former area prep athletes at last week’s MIAC indoor track and field meet Saturday in Northfield.
Rosemount graduate Piper Murray (St. Benedict) and Farmington graduate Kendall Novak (St. Thomas) tied for third place in the event, each clearing 10 feet, 4 inches. Another former Tiger, Jordan Walls, also cleared 10-4 while placing fifth for Hamline.
Former Irish distance runner Taybri Irving placed second in the 5,000-meter run for Augsburg College with a time of 18:02.