Davis Tropansky, Jazz Davis and Natalie Mitchell are making their marks in area pole vault competition this summer.
On June 10, Tropansky and Davis participated in the 2013 USATF Border Challenge in Liberty, Mo. Both competed in the 15-16-year-old boys division with Tropansky clearing 12-feet for second place and Davis cleared 10-feet for fifth place.
At the June 14 USATF Missouri Valley championships, former Gardner Edgerton High School student Natalie Mitchell cleared 10-feet,6-inches for fourth place in the 17-18- year-old girls division. Tropansky cleared 11-feet for fourth place, and Davis cleared 9-feet,6-inches for sixth place.