AKRON, Ohio — Handley graduate and Cincinnati sophomore women’s track & field athlete Taylor Beard won the high jump on Friday with a mark of 5 feet, 10.5 inches at the University of Akron’s Al Campbell Invitational.

Beard has won the high jump in all four of her indoor meets this season. On Friday, she bested a field of four competitors and beat the runner-up by six inches. Beard’s best mark this season is 6-0.

Compiled by Robert Niedzwiecki 

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