Every day you leave the track under your own power is a great day
Jake Maki, my late brother-in-law clearing 12' in the pole vault at either Hoquiam or Aberdeen HS during his senior year in 1963 (Hoquiam HS). A lifetime best of 12' 6" with a bamboo pole---probably would have been a higher vaulter, but a classmate broke the only fiberglass pole earlier in the season. Action photo taken by my late father-in-law Willie…
Posted by Scott Copeland on May 20, 2019 at 11:51am
I obviously do not throw anything 'track and field' away. Here's the cover of the 1976 Washington State High School Track and Field State AA (now 2A) Championship program. Note the hurdler in the lower right hand corner photo (yes, that's me on the right--with hair!) finishing second to my eventual Highline Community College teammate Jeff Reinholtz.
An odd cover appearance by both of us. We both attended AAA (the highest level at that…
Posted by Scott Copeland on May 20, 2019 at 11:30am
Posted by Scott Copeland on March 6, 2019 at 5:30pm
Started by Jeff Davison Mar 15, 2011.