Laura Stark has completed a fine athletic career at St. Mary’s with a seventh-place tie at 9 feet, 6 inches in the pole vault in Saturday’s Class 2 state high school girls track meet at Jefferson City. The finish earned the Trojans 1.5 points.

Laura Stark has completed a fine athletic career at St. Mary’s with a seventh-place tie at 9 feet, 6 inches in the pole vault in Saturday’s Class 2 state high school girls track meet at Jefferson City. The finish earned the Trojans 1.5 points.

Her vaulting teammate, Mary Kimbrough, placed 12th at eight feet.

Two St. Mary’s boy athletes also competed. B.J. Pettus placed 13th in the 800 meters in 2 minutes, 10.87 seconds. Henry Handley was clocked in 16.11 but failed to qualify for the 110 meter high hurdles finals.