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Gordie Kordas named GNAC Men’s Field Athlete of the Week

Western Washington University pole vaulter Gordie Kordas has been named the Great Northwest Athletic Conference Men’s Indoor Track and Field Field Athlete of the Week for Feb. 22-28.

Kordas, a sophomore from Blaine, placed fourth at the Seattle Pacific University Last Qualifier meet on Saturday, clearing a personal-best 15-8 1/4. That performance ranked ninth in GNAC history.