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Luke McKay was a 2013 All-American and placed third at the northwest athletic association of Community Colleges Championship in 2013. His personal record is 15 feet 3 inches. File/The Torch

From Port-au-Prince to pole vault pit Luke McKay overcomes odds, reconnects with family

Jahzelle Ambus, Seattle Pacific University. 
2013 NWAACC Champion - 100, 200-meter dash
Personal best - 200-meter dash: 25.03 seconds (fifth in school history)
Part of 4X100 and 4X400-meter relay teams that hold school records

Titans stars jump to next level Ten Lane track standouts have signed National Letters of Intent with four-year schools

Sophomore Janelle Noga won the women's pole vault title with a height of 11'09.25" at the NWAACC track and field championship. Fellow sophomore Anna Jensen placed second. [Contributed by Grady O'Connor]

Back to back championships Track teams take titles

(Left to right) Lane freshman Kristine Dunn, sophomore Jalen Tims, Clackamas Community College sophomore D’Nara Jones and Lane sophomore Jhazelle Ambus run the women’s 200-meter dash at the May 10 NWAACC South Region Championships in Gresham. [Contributed by Grady O'Connor ]

Lane cruises to victory Hallock and Walker top scorers at NWAACC South Region Championships

Lane freshman David Cornish takes the baton from his brother Jonathan to begin the third leg of the men’s 4x400-meter relay at the April
24 Titan Twilight. Jonathan Cornish is second in the conference in the 5,000-meter run and David Cornish ranks fourth. [Eugene Johnson/ The Torch]

Titans seek region championship Lane men will battle Clackamas for 11th consecutive title, women favored to win fifth straight

Lane freshman Dakarai Hightower reacts after his third failed attempt at passing a jump of 7'1" during the March 22 Oregon preview at Hayward Field. [Eugene Johnson/ The Torch]

Former prep star leaps into Lane record books Dakarai Hightower breaks Lane’s high jump record twice in two weeks

Lane sophomore Cody Cowdin hands the baton off to sophomore Sean  McGetrick during the 4x400 meter relay at the Titan Twilight on April 24. [Eugene Johnson/ The Torch]

The disarray relay Spontaneous final race tops off successful mid-week meet for the Titans

Lane sophomore Kara Hallock broke the Lane heptathlon record with a score 4,785 at the April 29 NWAACC Heptathlon Championship held at Lane Community College. Hallock finished second to Elizabeth Venzon of Clackamas Community College. [Eugene Johnson/ The Torch]

Record and heartbreak Kara Hallock finishes second in heptathlon championship despite breaking school record


Back-to-back championships Dylan Hamming defends his title in the NWAACC decathlon

Sophomore Jahzelle Ambus passes the baton to freshman anchor Kristin Dunn during the women’s 4x400 relay on April 19. [Alyssa Sutton/ The Torch]

History at Hayward Lane’s highly touted 4×400-meter relay team dismantles a long standing school record

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