17 Westfield Area Y Flyers Advance to National Championships
Saturday, July 19, 2014 • 12:32am
Forty-Four athletes from the Westfield Area Y Flyers Track Club were among the more than 1500 athletes that competed at the USATF Regional Junior Olympics July 10th-13th in Galloway, New Jersey while two athletes from the Flyers Track Club competed in the AAU Regional Meet in Lowell, Massachusetts June 28th and 29th. Eleven Athletes brought home Regional Championships and fifteen Flyers have advanced to the National Junior Olympics Championships in Houston, Texas July 21st-27th.
Flyers that finished in the top three in the Region include:
• 3000m Race Walk Girls’ Ages 13-14 Division: Melissa Endy
• 4x 800 Relay Boys Ages 11-12 Division: David Broughton, Thomas Chen, Jeremy Kronheimer, Ronit Rao
• 1500m Race Walk Girls’ Ages 11-12 Division: Grace Endy
• 1500m Race Walk Boys’ Ages 11-12 Division: Paul Koizumi
Javelin Girls Age 13 - Nicole Massa
1500m Run Boys under 8 Division: Eamon Mason
1500m Race Walk Girls’ Ages 11-12 Division: Lauren Henkel
1500m Run Boys under 8 Division: Andrew Vilarin
1500m Race Walk Boys’ Ages 11-12 Division: Matthew Ackerman
2000m Steeplechase Ages 15-16: Thomas Whitehead
Discus- Girls Age 13 - Nicole Massa
The Westfield Area Y Flyers Track Club is a USATF certified club that serves over 700 athletes throughout the year. For inquiries about the Flyers programs, call Greg Hatzisavvas at (908) 233-2700 or visit the Flyers website at YFlyersTrackClub.com.