Suhr sets World Record

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M – Fredonia native Jenn Suhr can now add a new accomplishment to her already impressive pole vault resume.

World Record Holder.

Suhr cleared 16-feet-5 inches Saturday at the USA Indoor Track and Field Championships to claim the record.

The original record was 16-5 set by Russia’s Yelena Isinbayeva on Feb. 23, 2012.

Suhr also held the American record at 16-0.

Second place went to Kylie Hudson, who cleared 15-7 while third place went to Lancaster native Mary Saxer at 15-1.