Rhodes-Johnigan places sixth at USATF Championships

Source: Steve Johnigan
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WACO, Texas (Baylor Athletics) Annie Rhodes-Johnigan tied for sixth in the women’s pole vault, registering a mark of 14-11 (4.55m) Sunday evening at the 2019 Toyota USATF Outdoor Championships at Drake Stadium in Des Moines, Iowa.

Rhodes-Johnigan, who holds the Baylor school record in the pole vault, was successful on her first two jumps before missing three attempts at 15-1 to finish the day in a tied for sixth.

In the Chocolate Milk Women’s 5,000 meters, former Baylor star Lauren (Hagans) Paquette did not finish the race.

Sunday’s action concludes the USATF Outdoor Championships, which was highlighted by KC Lightfoot placing third and qualifying for the World Championships in the men’s pole vault.

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