Hinsdale's Lacock Wins Pole Vault Title
Virgil Vaupel / For The Courier
Hinsdale's Bethany Lacock soars over the bar in one of her pole vault attempts.
Hinsdale High School was home to an amazing athlete and academic scholar over the past twelve years. Few have equaled her prowess in athletics or her knowledge in the classroom.
Bethany Lacock qualified for the State Track and Field Meet in seven events but had to choose five of the events in which she and her coach Gordon Hawks thought she would have the best opportunity to either win or place.
Hinsdale's Collegiate All-American pole vaulter Kirk Capdeville helped Hawks coach Bethany in this event. Bethany won at 9-07 then tried 9-10 for the school record but couldn't quite get over the ba...
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