A Pioneer Ridge Middle Schools seventh grader captured the Missouri Valley Pole Vault title last weekend.
Kendra Wait cleared 9-feet 4-and-a-half inches to take the 13-14 age division title at the Olathe District Athletic Complext.
Wait is one of several area vaulters in competing in summer meets under the direction of Gardner Edgerton High School Coach Thane Nonamaker.

Fiona Turner is one of several area youths competing in summer pole vault competition under the direction of Gardner Edgerton High School Coach Thane Nonamaker. Submittted photo.

Fiona Turner is one of several area youths competing in summer pole vault competition under the direction of Gardner Edgerton High School Coach Thane Nonamaker. Submittted photo.