Gumke Qualifies for NAIA Championships
May 26, 2021 | View PDF
Braedon Gumke, Watford City, a Junior pole-vaulter at University of Jamestown qualified for the NAIA National Outdoor Track & Field Championships with a personal best vault of 4.80 meters (15 feet, 9 inches). Gumke placed second in the event at Great Plains Athletic Conference, Seward, NE, earning All Conference status. He will compete at the National Meet held in Gulf Shores, AL, May 26-28. Braedon was a standout vaulter for Watford City High School where he was the State Class B runner up his Junior and Senior years.