Month: June 2021

NW Flyer alum, Jacob Wooten, advances thru the 1st round of the 2021 US Olympic trials in Eugene, OR

NW Flyers, Tomball Memorial HS, and TX A&M track alum and volunteer assistant coach, Jacob Wooten, began his competition for the pole vault on the US Olympic team. He had a fantastic first day on Saturday, June 19th by finishing 7th in the preliminary rounds. He vaulted to a season’s best performance of 18′ 6 …

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NWF Alumni pole vaulter clears the bar for NCAA championships

See today’s Houston Chronicle story on Northwest Flyer Alumni Antonio Ruiz who qualified to the NCAA D1 track & field scholarships in Eugene Oregon this week. He is a real live example of the relationship between sprinting and jumps – in high school Antonio was a district champion and regional medalist in the sprints and …

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