KEARNEY, Neb. - Ten athletes representing the Fort Hays State track and field team made the short drive north to compete in the UNK Pre-Holiday Classic Thursday (Dec. 12). One athlete recorded an NCAA provisional mark, while the Tigers brought home a pair of individual titles.
Ryan Stanley surpassed the NCAA Division II provisional standard for the second time this season, winning the pole vault competition after clearing the 16-1.75 bar. Mark Faber finished second in the pole vault behind Stanley, clearing a height of 15-1.75.
Rohey Singhateh captured first place in the long jump after posting a mark of 18-6.5, less than an inch off the provisional distance. Singhateh also finished second in the triple jump with a distance of 37-1. Paris Wolf placed third in the triple jump after a leap of 35-1.25 while finishing sixth in the long jump with a mark of 17-0.5.
Complete Fort Hays State results from the UNK Pre-Holiday Classic can be found below.
600yd run - Jack Pakkebier - 1:19.10 - 5th
60m hurdles - Jack Pakkebier - 9.88 - 5th
Pole vault - Ryan Stanley - 16-1.75 - 1st
Pole vault - Mark Faber - 15-1.75 - 2nd
Pole vault - Jack Pakkebier - 11-8.5 - 10th
Triple jump - Rohey Singhateh - 37-1.00 - 2nd
Triple jump - Paris Wolf - 35-1.25 - 3rd
Long jump - Rohey Singhateh - 18-6.5 - 1st
Long jump - Paris Wolf - 17-0.5 - 6th
High jump - Mariah Stauffer - 4-7.75 - 6th
Pole vault - Cheyenne Nickelson - 10-9.5 - 4th
Pole vault - Blaise Spangler - 10-3.5 - 8th
Pole vault - Breanna Schmitz - 10-3.5 - 8th
Pole vault - Maleigha Schmidt - NH