February 23, 1998 | Merrell Noden
The first female pole vaulting at the Millrose Games was a sight to behold
June 30, 1997 | Cameron Morfit
Pole vaulter Stacy Dragila is not a household name, but she's no longer anonymous
July 22, 1996
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June 24, 1996 | Merrell Noden
Decathlete Dan O'Brien blew his shot at the 1992 Olympics, but he's determined not to let history repeat itself
June 06, 1994 | Merrell Noden
Lawrence Johnson ordinarily chooses his words with utmost care, as befits an aspiring lyricist. But when he's describing the sensation of pole vaulting, the words tumble out in a torrent of enthusiasm. "It's closely...