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Westfield Area YMCA Flyers Track Club Captures 6 State Championships at USATF Junior Olympics

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Westfield Flyer's Emma Muir competes in the Long Jump.
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Fifty athletes from the Westfield Area Y Flyers Track Club were among the more than 700 athletes that competed at the State Junior Olympics June 11, 2017 in Plainfield, NJ. One athlete set a state record, six athletes brought home state championships, 19 athletes set team records and 35 Flyers advanced to the Regional Junior Olympics in Brockport, New York July 6- 9, 2017.

Flyers that captured State Championships include:

 

Girls Ages 13-14 Division

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3000m Race Walk – Grace Endy

 

Girls Ages 9-10 Division

Turbo Javelin – Emma Muir

 

Girls Ages 11-12 Division

Long Jump – Alexandra Bonn

 

Boys 11-12

Long Jump - Damian Scouloukas

Aero Javelin – State Record – Bryan Tucker

 

Boys 13-14 Division

 

3000m run - William McGlynn

 

The Westfield Area Y Flyer’s Track club is dedicated to healthy competition, teamwork and individual development.  For more information about the meet or the team, please visit the team’s website at yflyerstrackclub.com or call 908-233-2700.

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