By George Gore Browne, Special to the Independent
Sixteen local athletes who participated in the Orange County Track and Field Championships earlier this month are now preparing for another challenge, the Southern California Championships in Downey, Sunday, June 5.
Christopher Drews, Rudy Danner, Troy Foster, Zachary Menter, Finley Flanagan, Maya Voss, Maija Shaw, Maddyn Tyrell, Mitzi Ostrick, Dax Wilson, Christian Guerrero, Natasha Sorensen, Auston Hutcheon, Camden Dowers, Jack Miller and Finnegan O’Kane all earned top four finishes in various events at the Laguna Hills High School meet earlier this month to quality
Altogether, Laguna Beach enjoyed its highest participation rate in 25 years at the county meet, with 50 competitors. Others who also competed in one or more events: Ariel Taub, Sean Theron, Eli Taub, Sienna Brown, Melia Cortes, Isabella Reichel, Liv Taub, Zachary Menter, Christina Hartley, Finley Flanagan, Aaron Childs, Lucia Josse, Luke Singer, Zoe Edelman, Livi Lalim, Sienna Jumani, Aaron Childs, Mila Franc, Graham Arkell, Marie Sutton, Elle Jumani, Christian Guerrero and Aidan Hundhausen.
George Gore Browne is a journalism student and Indy intern.