The State Hershey Track and Field Competition was held June 26 at E.S. Rose Park in Nashville, and three local competitors won in their respective events. Brianna Davids placed first in the girls’ 9 & 10 standing long jump, Shelby White placed first in the girls’ 10 & 11 standing long jump, and Sierra Howardson placed first in both the 800- and 1600-meter races for girls ages 13 & 14.
By placing first in their respective events, these young ladies will have the opportunity to advance to the National Competition to be held in Hershey, Pennsylvania this August, based on their regional standing. Hershey Track and Field gives young athletes a chance to showcase their skills in track and field, long jump and softball throw.