More than 100 children attend Future Stars Track Meet at Abington Heights


By Robert Tomkavage - rtomkavage@timesleader.com



Sabrina Rogalla participates in the long jump competition during the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.


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Michael Hiller crosses the finish line during a race as part of the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.


Robert Tomkavage | Abington Journal

Henry Giroux prepares to fire during the softball throw competition as part of the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.


Robert Tomkavage | Abington Journal

Abby Brock and Justine Klotz, members of the Abington Heights track and field team, hand out a ribbon to a child during the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.


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SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Abington Heights juniors Katie Dammer and Emma Marion recently used their senior project to introduce children to track and field. The girls organized and conducted a Future Stars Track Meet for boys and girls, ages 4-10, in the school district at the high school on Friday, Aug. 26. More than 100 kids participated in the meet which included the 50, 100, 200, 400 and 800-meter dash, a softball throw and long jump.

Sabrina Rogalla participates in the long jump competition during the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.
http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_ABJ-Future-Track-1.jpgSabrina Rogalla participates in the long jump competition during the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School. Robert Tomkavage | Abington Journal

Michael Hiller crosses the finish line during a race as part of the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.
http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_ABJ-Future-Track-2.jpgMichael Hiller crosses the finish line during a race as part of the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School. Robert Tomkavage | Abington Journal

Henry Giroux prepares to fire during the softball throw competition as part of the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.
http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_ABJ-Future-Track-3.jpgHenry Giroux prepares to fire during the softball throw competition as part of the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School. Robert Tomkavage | Abington Journal

Abby Brock and Justine Klotz, members of the Abington Heights track and field team, hand out a ribbon to a child during the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School.
http://theabingtonjournal.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/web1_ABJ-Future-Track-4.jpgAbby Brock and Justine Klotz, members of the Abington Heights track and field team, hand out a ribbon to a child during the Future Stars Track Meet Aug. 26 at Abington Heights High School. Robert Tomkavage | Abington Journal

By Robert Tomkavage

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