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Letter of intent signing party for local track star this Wednesday


WHAT: Jump-N-Shout Sports for Kids along with Raise the Bar Pole Vault Club will offer a college signing ceremony for Alexis Romero who is set to sign her National Letter of Intent with the 2013 NCAA Women’s Track & Field Champion University of Kansas.

WHO: Romero is a standout student/athlete at Wooster High School and also represents the track club Raise the Bar Pole Vault in Reno. Last season, Romero broke a 16 year old record in the pole vault at 12’7.” at the NIAA State Track Meet in route to her Division I State Championship. She was also named All-American at the USATF National Junior Olympics in 2012 and 2013. Romero recently jumped a US #2 indoor ranking, 13’2”, at the UCS National Pole Vault Summit in Reno. In addition to her success on the track, Romero is also a top student in the International Baccalaureate program at Wooster High School with a GPS of 5.1.

WHEN: Wednesday, February 5 3:00 p.m. PT

WHERE: Jump-N-Shout Sports for Kids, 8543 White Fir, #D2, Reno, NV – Located off of West 4th Street across from the Patagonia Outlet on White Fir in NW Reno.

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