TRA Championships held at familiar Adamson Stadium
SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. – For the eighth straight year, Adamson Stadium and Cal U played host to the TRA Championships. Athletes got a chance to participate at a familiar facility and kick off the 2016 championship season with some great performances. For youth athletes, this was the first round of the 2016 Junior Olympic progressional series.
The top 6 individuals and relay teams in each event of each age division advanced to the USATF Region 2 Championships to be held on June 7 – 10 at Widener University, Chester, PA. Many athletes seized the opportunity to capture these coveted spots with over 2 dozen athletes placing 1st in multiple events.
|Syree Spencer||Future Stars||8UG||100, 200|
|Taylor Neese||Wings of Moon||8UG||SP, LJ, JT|
|Amon Hawthorne||Future Stars||8UB||100, 200|
|Grant Brewer||Valley Speedsters||8UB||800, 1500|
|Hayzes Robinson||Stallions TC||9-10 G||100, 200|
|Jenna Lang||Pacer TC||9-10 G||800, 1500|
|Elizabeth Blackwell||Future Stars||11-12 G||100, 200|
|Corinn Brewer||Valley Speedsters||11-12 G||1500, 3000|
|Grace Howard||Wings of Moon||11-12 G||HJ, LJ|
|Christopher Sullivan||Penn Hills Eagles||11-12 B||SP, Discus|
|Casey Burton||Stallions TC||13-14 G||100, 200|
|Tara Lucot||Get Fit Families||13-14 G||1500, 3000|
|Sydney Baciak||Valley Speedsters||13 -14 G||HJ, LJ|
|Nathan Kuntz||Mountain Top||13-14 B||1500, 3000|
|Isaiah Melvin||Valley Speedsters||13-14 B||400, 100mH, 200mH|
|Patrick Brewer||Valley Speedsters||13-14 B||HJ, PV, TJ|
|Jerome McCree||Unattached||13-14 B||SP, Discus|
|Hayden Robinson||Stallions TC||15-16 G||100, 200|
|Jayla Ellis||Midas TC||15-16 G||100mH, LJ|
|Lillia Allen||Unattached||15-16 G||SP, Discus|
|Alexander Trower||Western PA All Stars||15-16 B||100, 200|
|Elias Zajicek||Midas TC||15-16 B||400, 800|
|Aiden Brewer||Valley Speedsters||15-16 B||3000m, 2000m SC|
|Gavin Mayo||Greensburg YMCA||15-16 B||LJ, TJ|
|Evan McAllister||Greensburg YMCA||15-16 B||SP, Discus|
|Hunter Robinson||Stallions TC||17-18 W||100, 200, 400|
|Micah Watts||East Allegheny||17-18 M||100, 200|
|Isaiah Bailey||Unattached||17-18 M||800, 1500|
|Zachary Krug||Mountain Top||17-18 M||SP, Discus, Hammer|
Over 15 open and masters athletes participated in the competition as well. Several of them also earned association championship crowns in multiple events.
|Dana Newlin||Steel City Express||OM||400, 800, 1500|
|Donna Zukas||Unattached||OM||HJ, DT, HT, JT, SP|
|Dylan Kutruff||Mountain Top||OM||1500m, 2000m SC|
|David Marovich||Philadelphia Masters||OM||HJ, LJ, Hammer SP|
Complete 2016 Three Rivers Association Championships results can be found here.
Youth competition opportunities can be found here.
Open and masters competition results can be found here.