For Hingham jumper, sky’s the limit
Hingham High’s Chris McDowell leaps onto the national stage
In three years, Chris McDowell has gone from track-and-field novice to nationally ranked high-school high-jumper. Earlier this season, he was second in the country, his coach said; the statistics change every week. No matter who comes out on top, the Hingham High School junior is headed to the National Scholastic Sports Foundation championship in New York City in March.