Gorman’s Cunningham breaks high jump mark, wins gold in Pan American Junior games

Bishop Gorman senior Vashti Cunningham broke the American High School and American Junior records in the girls high jump Saturday, clearing 6 feet, 5 inches to win the gold medal in the Pan American Junior Championships in Edmonton, Alberta.

Cunningham already owned the high school mark of 6-4¼.

Her effort Saturday also tied the World Youth Record.