Several local youth track and field athletes qualify to Hershey state meet

The Bellefontaine Parks and Recreation track team held its Hershey State Qualifying meet on June 12 at Benjamin Logan High School and saw several local youth athletes advance.


Members of the Bellefontaine Parks and Recreation youth track and field team compete at a meet on May 31 at Bellefontaine High School. Several members recently qualified to the upcoming Hershey state track and field meet in Reynoldsburg. (SUBMITTED PHOTO)

A total of 31 different youth track participants qualified to the Hershey state meet, which is Saturday, June 28, at Reynoldsburg High School.

State qualifiers in the girls 9-10 age group are Emma Middaugh, Parker Penhorwood, Kianna Kenner, Mallory Kuhn, Montana Buck and the relay of Kuhn, Middaugh, Buck and Joslyn Robinson.

The boys 9-10 age group saw qualifiers with Jonas Hoffman, Jaxen Neff-Strickland, Harper Scott, Max Varner and the relay of Scott, Jaxen Neff-Strickland, Kadren Neff-Strickland and Marco Martinez.

In the girls 11-12 age group, state qualifiers included Lauren Carter, Chloe Reynolds, Makayla Hayes and the relay of Hayes, Carter, Charley Carpenter and Gabby Stolly.


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