Bell claimed the title and broke his own school record in the pole vault by clearing 16-8 ¾. Sigafoose, now a 12-time All American, stood atop of the podium in the 1,000 meters in school record fashion (2:50.74). And McKeown, who also set a school record, cleared a personal best of 6-11 ¾ to win the high jump.
Karen Palumbo, an alumni salutatorian from Coleman received a RUBY Award for her work at Dow Corning and was recognized across the Great Lakes Bay Region. The RUBY award stands for Recognizing the Upward Bright and Young. To receive this award, a person must be under 40 years old. College professors, doctors,school employees and business professionals were all among the winners. These recipients are successful and are making a huge difference in their field. Congratulations to our Rising Star, Karen, who was able to talk with CFO's and CEO's afterward and has opened new doors for herself.