The 11th NYRR MILLROSE GAMES…JR.POLE VAULT BOYS and GIRLS..”READY-TO-FLY” !!!!
The Hudson Valley Flying Circus Pole Vault Club, LLC
Warwick Valley, New York
POLE JUMPING NEWS FLASH …
January 29, 2018
Welcome to the 111th NYRR MILLROSE GAMES POLE VAULT SPECTACULAR. The NYRR MILLROSE GAMES history is rich in Pole Vault Tradition and this year’s three separate pole vault events are loaded with it’s deepest and most competitive fields ever. Meet director, Ray Flynn and Company …has provided the highest flyers in meet history for this edition at The New Balance Track & Field Center Armory on Thursday Evening, February 1 and Saturday February 3. It will be a blend of the up and coming..” Future Stars” in the John Catsimatidis Jr.Boys Pole Vault Event taking place on Thursday evening at 7 PM…with New York Star,,,Charles Crispi of Staten Island heading the field of 15 athletes with his 16′ 3″ Indoor best this winter and three Virginia Jr. Stars over 16′ 0″+ !!! The John Catsimatidis Jr. Girls Pole Vault Event takes place on Saturday, February 3 at 12 Noon and fast Mondo X runway with 12 of the finest Junior Rising Stars in the USA and the fast improving Swedish Youth Champion,Alva Sundins making this event International for the first time ever. Top seeds in the Girls Jr. Pole Vault are Erica Ellis of Rochester,New York..with a personal best of 14′ 1.5″ this winter and MacKenzie Hayward of Flower Mound,Texas at 13′ 6″ (Pictured below). The John and Margo Catsimatidis Womens Professional Pole Vault Event will kick off at 3:58PM on Saturday before a pack house and National NBC TV coverage. Top seeds are 2016 Olympic Gold Champion Katerina Stefanidi of Greece…American 2016 Olympic Silver Medalist Sandi Morris and 2012 Olympic Gold Medalist Jenn Suhr. Also competing with the “Millrose Games Spirit” will be Katie Nageotte,Alysha Newman and Megan Clark. Get ready for some high flying!!!!!
Boys Jr. Pole Vault..Thursday February 1 at 7PM (Meet Record — Armand Duplantis,LA 18′ 10.25″)
Charles Crispi,NY , William Chapman,VA, Harrison Rice, VA Alex Slinkman,VA, Johannes Stromhaugh,NY Payton Morris,PA Joe Jardine,PA Charles Dever,PA Seth Kricheff,NJ Dane Sorensen,NY Colin Duigan,NY Joe Weaver,NY Luke Knipe,PA Zack Stump,MD,Tyler Hrbek,NJ
Girls Jr.Pole Vault..Saturday February 3 at 12 Noon (Meet Record — Desiree Freier, Texas 14′ 0″ )
Erica Ellis,NY MacKenzie,TX Alex Potts,GA MacKenzie Horn, PA Abigail Norwillo,PA Alana Carroll,NY Adara Christensen,UT Alva Sundins,Sweden Carena Nottoli,PA Kaeli Thompson,NY Lindsey Reed,PA Melissa Purcell,NJ