Votapka vaults to GSAC championship
Last updated 6/21/2007 at Noon
Fallbrook High School graduate Lane Votapka won the Golden State Athletic Conference men’s pole vaulting championship.
Votapka, who is now a sophomore at Point Loma Nazarene University, cleared 14’11” at the GSAC meet April 27-28 at Fresno Pacific University.
“We expected him to win and he did, and that’s a good thing,” said Point Loma Nazarene University head track and field coach Jerry Arvin. “He did a good job.”
The distance was relatively low for Votapka, but clearing just short of 15 feet allowed him to win the GSAC championship and he had previously qualified for th...