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King wins state in pole vaulting competition


Was there any other way that Sydney King could have finished her high school career than with a state title?

The senior pole vaulter won the state championship on Saturday morning by clearing 12-feet-3 inches taking out her closest competitor Krystal Ontiveros from Monahans.

King and Ontiveros were the winner and runner-up at the Region I track meet as well, and it’s only appropriate they duked it out one more time at state in Austin.

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