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Lowell’s Nate Roat wins 1A state pole vault title

Lowell's Nate Roat won the boys' 1A state pole vault title. TOM PAGE/FOR THE CRESWELL CHRONICLE

Lowell's Nate Roat won the boys' pole vault Thursday at the State 1A track meet.
Roat ended up tied for first, so a jump-off was held which he won with a 12-6 clearance.
Also scoring for the Red Devils was Thomas Ward, who was seventh in the discus (117-10) and eighth in the shot put (40-9 1/2), with his final throw moving him from ninth and . . .