First EVER State Champion in Track

First EVER State Champion in Track

, Staff Writer

Brooke Hinderliter, Redbank Valley Junior  and track and field standout, became the first ever track state champion from Redbank Valley High School on Saturday, May 23, 2015, at Shippensburg  University.  Brooke threw the javelin 158 ft. 9 in., more than 19 ft. than her closest competitor in the Class AA Division.   Brooke is coached by Mr. Andrew Rex, high school physical education teacher and field coach.

Wyatt Hetrick, another Junior at Redbank, earned 8th place in the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 15.29 seconds.  Way to go, Wyatt!

Wyatt received a special send-off to States with his girlfriend Emily Adams decorating his locker with motivational Post-it notes (below).   I think Wyatt got the memo! resized resized

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