Nordheim Track Club return from AAU Jr. Olympic Games
Submitted by crecord2010 on Tue, 08/05/2014 - 11:03am
On July 28-Aug. 2 the Nordheim Track Club team traveled to Des Moines, Iowa to compete in the 2014 AAU Junior Olympic Games held at Drake Stadium.
Three athletes qualified at regionals to compete in shot put and high jump at Nationals. Randy Castillo coached the field events. Following are the results of the meet.
10 year old girls - Danielle Wilson placed 26th against 45 athletes with a throw of 16-06.00. It was her best throw of the year. At regionals she placed 4th with a throw of 15-10.00.
Kevin and Elizabeth Wilson said, “We are proud of her since she did not even know what a shot put was six weeks ago.”
14 year old boys - Robert Sczepanik placed 44th against 50 athletes with a jump of 4-06.00.
17-18 year old girls - Eliza Metting tied for 35th against 41 athletes with a jump of 4-08.
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