March 15, 2010
TALLAHASSEE, Fla.– While a few of the Florida State track and field athletes were wrapping up the indoor season at nationals, the pole vaulters continued to make improvements in the outdoor season at the FAMU Relays over the weekend.
Leading the women in the event was Lauren Giffin as the ‘Nole earned first place by clearing a height of 3.50m/11-06.00. Sister Callie Giffin took second place with a mark of 3.35m/11-00, while Julia Gibson finished in third place with 2.89m/9-06.
As for the men, Charles Janson had a good showing by taking first place with a mark of 4.41m/14-06. Teammate Warren Harper joined Janson in the event as he finished in second place with a mark of 4.26m.14-00.
Up next for the squad will be the USF Invitational in Tampa, Fla. Friday, March 19.