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8 Westfield Area Y Flyers Advance to National Cross Country Junior Olympic Championships

Michael Endy

Thursday, December 5, 2013 • 2:05pm

Twelve athletes from the Flyers Track Club were among the more than 350 athletes that competed in the 16 degree weather at the Regional Junior Olympics, November 24, 2013 in Slippery Rock, PA.   Eight athletes advanced to the National Junior Olympics in San Antonio, TX on December 14, 2013.  Eamon Mason was the Flyers top finisher; he finished 8th in his division. 

The eight athletes that qualified for the National Junior Olympics are:

Age 13-14 Boys Division: Thomas Whitehead

Age 13-14 Girls Division: Mia Melao

Age 11-12 Boys Division: Zachary Spergel

Ages 11-12 Girls Division: Kathryn Whitehead

Age 9-10 Boys Division: Ronit Rao, Thomas Chen and William McGlynn

Age 7-8 Boys Division: Eamon Mason

The Westfield Area Y Flyers Track Club is a USATF certified club that serves over 600 athletes throughout the year.  For more information you can contact the club at: www.yflyerstrackclub.com, or contact Greg Hatzisavvas at (908) 233-2700 x251.

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