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Hempfield graduate Guy ties for fourth at NCAA championships

Paul Schofield
| Thursday, June 7, 2018, 11:54 p.m.
Bridget Guy
Bridget Guy

Virginia redshirt junior and Hempfield graduate Bridget Guy tied for fourth in the pole vault at the NCAA track and field championships Thursday at Eugene, Ore.

Guy jumped 14 feet, 1¼ inches and tied with Virginia Tech freshman Rachel Baxter.

Guy earned All-American honors.

She was the Atlantic Coast Conference champion, with a jump of 14-7¼ last month.

Kentucky's Olivia Gruver won the event with a jump of 14-11. Arkansas' Lexi Jacobus was second at 14-9, and Virginia Tech's Lisa Gunnarson was third at 14-5¼.

Paul Schofield is a Tribune-review staff writer. Reach him at pschofield@tribweb.com or via Twitter @Schofield_Trib.

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