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By Jason Juno 

Three compete at WIAA Division 3 meet

 

Jason Juno/Daily Globe

MERCER'S D'KOTA Engler takes part in the pole vault inside at the WIAA Division 3 state track-and-field meet at La Crosse Friday. Engler finished ninth with a vault of 13 feet.

La CROSSE, Wis. - Mercer's D'kota Engler was no stranger to pole vaulting inside thanks to this year's brutal winter that never seemed to end.

So it was no surprise that he cleared 13-0 inside at Friday's WIAA Division 3 state track-and-field meet at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse's Veterans Memorial Field Sports Complex.

Strong storms moved through La Crosse just after the Division 2 and 3 portion of the meet started Friday afternoon. The meet was stopped 700 meters into the 3,200 relay and just after field events started as heavy rain combined with lightning to force the clearing o...



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