HERSHEY’S TRACK & FIELD COMPETITORS
This year's Hershey's Track and Field event brought out a lot of individuals that competed at the Frankenmuth High School track. With the assistance of the Varsity Boys Track Coaches, volunteers from the boys’ and girls’ track teams and Frankenmuth Parks and Recreation, Frankenmuth sent numerous individuals to the State Finals in Holt, MI. Among those participants were twin sisters Hayleigh and Heather Atkin, who both placed in all events that they had qualified for in the 11/12 Year Old Girls division. Hayleigh and Heather both placed in the softball throw with Hayleigh taking 5th place with a throw of 91 feet 3 inches and Heather taking 6th place with a throw of 87 feet 6 inches. Hayleigh also competed in the 100 meter dash, she had to compete in the preliminaries which qualified her to compete in the finals. In the finals, Hayleigh took 1st place over-all in the Girls 11/12 Year Old age division with a time of 14.95 seconds. Heather competed in the 200 meter dash, Heather took 3rd place over all in the Girls 11/12 Year Old age division, with a time of 30.71 seconds. Congratulations Hayleigh and Heather on placing at the Hershey's Track and Field State Finals!