Two student athletes from the track and field team at Bald Eagle Area High School punched their ticket to states May 24-25 after placing in events last week at the District 6 Class AA tournament at Mansion Park in Altoona. PIAA state championships will be held at Shippensburg University.
Sarah Holler placed second in the shot put with a distance of 36-00.24 feet. She told WJAC in an interview that “it just clicked.” She also finished fourth in the discus throw.
Rachel Veneziano placed second in the 300-meter hurdles with a time of 47.45 seconds.
You can find a feature on the district tournament, here: https://wjactv.com/sports/6-sports-fan-zone/district-6-aa-track-and-field-roundup