Surrounded by classmates, family, and coaches, state pole vault champion Laurel Wong '19 signed her letter of intent to compete at Stanford University on National Signing Day November 14.
Laurel became Santa Catalina School's first state champion last June with a jump of 12 feet, 6 inches in the title meet. Her personal record is a jump of 13-4.
Laurel is also a talented field hockey player. This fall, she was named the sport's Most Valuable Player in the Mission Division of the Pacific Coast Athletic League.