As it turns out, Reed White is a pretty solid long jumper. And most Vacaville High School fans already know about his place-kicking and punting prowess.But make no mistake, the Bulldog senior is his happiest while pole vaulting.”That’s what I enjoy doing,” White said. “When my Dad and I go golfing on Sunday, that’s what we talk about. Obviously, I’d like to finish my high school career as the California state champion.”White is one of 11 Vacaville athletes who will leave on Thursday for Clovis and the CIF state track and field championships, which begin on Friday.Bulldogs are entered in five individual events and two relays. White may have the best chance to bring back a medal.White is tied for eighth on the entries list after his leap of 15 feet, 3 inches at last weeks Sac-Joaquin Section Masters meet.
Six vaulters are tied for the top mark at 15-9. White has cleared 16-0 this season. Continue reading