Alysha Newman of London, ON matched Sultana Frizell with a new Canadian indoor record in the pole vault. She hit 4.65m in Toronto exceeding her outdoor Canadian record of 4.61m. This University of Miami graduate won the bronze medal at the 2014 Commonwealth Games.
Canadian women added plenty of early season power to the top 20 list below. Notable is the flurry of marks in the 300m and 400m boding well for the 4x400m team eyeing the World Championships in London this August. Sage Watson leads the group with a fast 52.18. Kate Van Buskirk won the mile in New York after battling injuries in the past season