Howard's Trey Clark has had a summer to remember.
Instead of partaking in the typical beach vacations, summer camps or extra-curricular activities that many high school students do, the rising senior had a goal to accomplish first: win a track and field medal on the international stage.
And, traveling to Griffiths University in Brisbane, Australia to compete in the Down Under International Sports meet in mid-July, Clark did just that. Delivering a jump of four meters in the Pole Vault Under-20 against his lone competitor, he brought home a gold medal.
"To be honest, when I first heard about (Down Under Sports), I was excited and nervous at the same time," Clark...