WL's Maria Siciliano signs to pole vault at Cornell

West Lafayette's Maria Siciliano made her college decision official on Monday, signing to pole vault at Cornell University – an Ivy League school.

Posted: May 14, 2018 11:09 PM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — West Lafayette's Maria Siciliano made her college decision official on Monday, signing to pole vault at Cornell University – an Ivy League school.

Siciliano, during her freshman season, broke a pole vault record of 10' 10" at West Lafayette High School, which had stood for a decade.

She has now broken her own record twice since, and has won sectionals all three years of high school (This year's sectional meet is Tuesday).

Siciliano plans to major in English at Cornell.

See the video above for her thoughts on the decision.

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