BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – Westminster College senior pole vaulter Hailey Hall (Grove City, PA / Grove City Area) earned All-American status at the 2018 NCAA Division III Indoor Track & Field Championships on Friday. The Nationals are being held at the Birmingham CrossPlex.
Hall finished eighth of out a field of 17 vaulters with a jump of 12 feet, 3.5 inches (3.75m) for the first All-American honor of her career.
Hall qualified for Nationals with a mark of 12 feet, 6¼ inches (3.82m). Hall achieved that personal-best mark at the Polar Bear Final Qualifier.
This was the second time Hall has qualified for Nationals, the first for Indoor. Last year in Outdoors, Hall placed 15th with a jump of 12 feet, 1.5 inches (3.70m).
The outdoor track & field team started their season today at the two-day Coastal Carolina Invitational.