2014 All-Area Girls Track and Field Team
â€¢ Brooklyn Amrich, Strasburg, Sprints
Sophomore earned all-state honors in 400-meter run with eighth-place finish at Group 2A state meet … also ran legs on Strasburg’s 400 and 1,600 relays during season.
â€¢ Morgan Carter, Strasburg, Distance
Senior just missed all-state honors with ninth-place finish despite running with back injury in 3,200-meter run at Group 2A state competition … finished with area’s top time in the 3,200.
â€¢Â Shayne Clifton, Skyline, All-Around
Senior ranked among area’s top performers in high jump, triple jump and long jump for Hawks … also rated as Skyline’s top thrower during season and ran leg on Hawks’ 1,600-meter relay.
â€¢ Alaina Combs, Sherando, Throws
Senior qualified for the Group 4A state meet in two events, finishing 10th in discus and 15th in shot put … ranked among the area’s leaders in both throws events, third-best in each.
â€¢ Ashton Davis, Stonewall Jackson, Sprints/Jumps
Senior was three-time all-state performer at Group 2A state meet, taking second in 400, seventh in triple jump and running leg on Generals’ seventh-place 1,600-meter relay.
â€¢ Amanda Dotson, Stonewall Jackson, Hurdles
Senior was two-time all-state performer in Group 2A for Generals, taking sixth in 300-meter hurdles and running leg on team’s 1,600 relay, which was seventh … was second in area in 300 hurdles.
â€¢ Davina Lane, Sherando, Hurdles/Sprints
Freshman was a two-time all-state performer in Group 4A state meet, finishing fourth in 100 hurdles and eighth in 300 hurdles … Led area in both hurdles events, plus 100, 200 and high jump.
â€¢ Angelique Matthews, Sherando, Jumps
Junior finished with area’s top distance in long jump … versatile performer also ranked among area’s best in triple jump, high jump, 100-meter hurdles and 200 for Warriors.
â€¢Â Bethany Neri, Central, Distance
Junior qualified for Group 3A state meet in 1,600, finishing 15th … ran leg on Falcons’ state qualifying 3,200-meter relay that set new school record during state competition.
â€¢ McKenna Orndorff, Strasburg, Throws
Senior earned all-state honors at the Group 2A state meet with eighth-place finish in shot put … Finished season with area’s best distance in shot put with throw of 35 feet, 7 inches.
â€¢ Taylor Showalter, Strasburg, Throws
Senior claimed all-state honors in discus with sixth-place finish at Group 2A state competition … finished season with area’s best throw in discus, a distance of 111 feet.
â€¢Â Crystal Utter, Warren County, Throws
Senior captured Group 3A all-state honors by finishing sixth in discus at state meet … ranked among area’s best in discus during season as Warren County’s top thrower.
â€¢ Selah Applin MMA
â€¢ Leah Avery Sherando
â€¢ Cheyenne Crigger Stonewall
â€¢ Katie Dofermire Strasburg
â€¢ Rachel Funkhouser Strasburg
â€¢ Lexi Keller Central
â€¢ Angela Misquith Stonewall
â€¢ Rachel Oden Warren Co.
â€¢ Haley Powers Sherando
â€¢ Chelsea Reid MMA
â€¢ Katie Rogers Sherando
â€¢ Emily Walker Central