The NFL Draft took place last week in Philadelphia. Held on the Rocky Steps at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, it was the first draft held entirely outdoors, and was the most attended in history with more than 250,000 people attending. Over three days, all 32 NFL teams chose players who they hope could be the future of their franchise.
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This month’s top story from across Minnesota comes from St. Francis High School in St. Francis, where Sophomore Eli Hylen broke the school’s 1983 high jump record.
Eli Hylen breaks high jump record from 1983
Originally posted on gostfrancissaints.com
It was quite an exciting day as the Saints competed at an indoor meet at St. Michael-Albertville. Sophomore Eli Hylen was one of the many highlights of the evening, breaking a St. Francis High School record from 1983. Hylen cleared 6′ 5.25″ in high jump, taking first place and breaking a 34-year-old record. Hylen competed in…