Johnsonburg sends multiple athletes to states
KANE – Johnsonburg track and field will be sending multiple athletes to the PIAA Track and Field Championships after the District 9 Championships held Friday at Paul R. Miller Stadium in Kane. Gabbi Benninger broke the Ridgway triple jump and qualified for states with her triple jump mark of 37-10.5. Lanae Newsome of Brookville broke the D-9 meet record with her mark of 40-3.5 in triple jump. Newsome also broke her own 100-meter dash record with a time of 12.38 to win that event. Johnsonburg opened the relay portion of Friday's meet well as the 4x800 relay team of Angela DeAngelo, Benninger, Taylor Wolfe and Rachel Guyer finished second with a time of 9:57.74 to qualify for states.