On Saturday night, Lansing pole vaulters Max Jordan, Dylan Bland, Ben Rourke, Hayley Wigsten, and Emily Gallagher where invited to compete in the Saturday Night Showdown meet in Hilton, NY. The meet featured top vaulters in NYS and took place on a raised runway in front of the stands.
For the boys, Dylan Bland was unable to compete b/c of leg cramping, but Senior Ben Rourke ended up placing 6th with a 12' 6" clearance. Junior Max Jordan ended up winning the event with a first attempt make at 14' 0".
For the girls, Junior Hayley Wigsten took 5th place with her opening first attempt make at 9' 6" and Freshman Emily Gallagher was 9th place with a 8'9" jump.