The Orion

Three runners with three different backgrounds

Photo by Julian Mendoza

Alex Martin, Staff Writer

March 11, 2020

Three standout athletes on the track and field team have shown exceptional talent this season. They come from different backgrounds and participate in different events, yet share the same love for Chico State athletics. Paul Kostyshak is a sophomore pole vaulter and exercise physiology major. He i...

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Despite Saturday morning rain, Chico state student athlete & high jump star Tyler Arroyo skillfully wraps his body over pole set at 6 foot 7 inches– a show of raw athletic ability. Photo credit: Anne Chamberlain

Anne Chamberlain

March 18, 2018

Despite Saturday morning rain, Chico state student athlete & high jump star Tyler Arroyo skillfully wraps his body over pole set at 6 foot 7 inches– a show of raw athletic ability.

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Chico State Pole Vaulter Randall LeBlanc attempts to launch himself up and over the bar at the Wildcat Invitational on Saturday at University Stadium. Photo credit: Kate Angeles

Kate Angeles

March 15, 2018

Chico State Pole Vaulter Randall LeBlanc attempts to launch himself up and over the bar at the Wildcat Invitational on Saturday at University Stadium.

Pole vaulter for Chico State’s track team looks to the future

Chico State pole vaulter Lance Huber hopes to make the 2024 Olympics. Photo courtesy of Lance Huber

Andrew Baumgartner

February 25, 2018

Lance Huber is only a freshman on Chico State's track team, but he has his eyes set on getting to the Olympics in the future. Huber is a business major and a pole vaulter for the track and field team at Chico State and is from Loomis, California. "I want to make it to nationals, make podium in...

Chico State vaults into action at first track meet of the season

Track and field pole vaulters warm up before practice on a cold day. Photo credit: Cam Lesslie

Jason Spies

March 8, 2016

The Wildcats walked away from the final day of the Kim Dust Invitational as winners. It was the first track and field meet of the season, and Chico State looked ready for it. The men and women scored 221 points to win top team honors and held off second place Modesto College.   Men’s Re...

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