Former Gardner Edgerton High School track and field star Tommy Brady,  now at Kansas State University, took eighth place in pole vault in the Big 12  indoor track and field championship. Casey Bowen,another former GEHS pole vault standout, took first in the event, vaulting for the University of Kansas. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track and field star Tommy Brady, now at Kansas State University, took eighth place in pole vault in the Big 12 indoor track and field championship. Casey Bowen,another former GEHS pole vault standout, took first in the event, vaulting for the University of Kansas. Submitted photo

Former Gardner Edgerton High School track standouts Casey Bowen and Tommy Brady are making their marks on the collegiate level.
Bowen vaults for the University of Kansas and placed first in the Big 12 indoor track and field meet last week. He cleared 17-feet, and three-quarter inches and qualified for the NCAA indoor championships.
Brady also vaults. He took eighth place in the Big 12 indoor track and field meet last week, clearing 16-foot, 2-inches for Kansas State University.