pole vault

Pole vaulters from Granite Bay, Loomis win gold, silver at Junior Olympics

Travis Kartz of Granite Bay and Lance Huber of Loomis earned gold and silver medals in the youth boys pole vault at the recent USA Track and Field Junior Olympics at Morgan State U ...

Granite Bay's Alyssa Anderson closes in on Olympic swim team spot

Granite Bay High School graduate Haley Anderson may have company in London for the Olympic Games: her sister.Swimmer Alyssa Anderson this week likely qualified for a spot on an Oly ...

Gold Country Elite pole vaulting competition set for Wednesday

The Gold Country Elite Pole Vault Competition will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday at Prairie City Stadium. The USATF sanctioned event will feature Paul Litchfield and Robbert-J ...

Granite Bay’s Roth vaults onto world stage

Scott Roth landed on the other side of the pole vault bar last weekend in Albuquerque and sprang up seeing the world much differently.The Granite Bay High School graduate finished ...

Softball camp features Olympians Fernandez, Granger

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Fernandez will hold a Gold Medal Youth Softball Camp and Coach’s Clinic from Friday through Sunday, Aug. 26-28, at Foskett Park in Linco ...

Roth leaves college with three NCAA pole vault titles

Scott Roth last week won the pole vault at the NCAA Outdoor Championship, his second title of 2011 and the third of his collegiate career.The University of Washington senior, a gra ...

Roth’s 18-9 1/4 pole vault is second-best in the world this year

A month after Granite Bay High School graduate Scott Roth won his second consecutive NCAA Indoor Championship, he pole vaulted to the No. 2 height in the world this year.The Univer ...

Granite Bay’s Roth wins a second NCAA pole vault title

University of Washington senior Scott Roth, a graduate of Granite Bay High School, won the NCAA Indoor Championship in the pole vault for the second year in a row.Roth, nursing an ...

Vaulters get an early start

A small group of motivated pole vaulters of various ages gathered last Friday at the Gold Country Indoor Pole Vault Center to participate in the Gold Country Competition Clinic. ...

Granite Bay pole-vaulters join proud legacy

Editor's note: In the original running of this story, we omitted one local pole vaulter who has gone on to success at the next level. Oakmont's Brittany Peterson has since been ...