Lorenz and Salcido advance to AAU Jr. Olympics
TULSA, Okla. –Four Beloit Flyers competed in the AAU Region 16 Track and Field Qualifier in Tulsa, Okla.on June 28-30. This is the qualifying meet in which the top six athletes in each individual track and field event have the opportunity to advance on to the AAU Jr. Olympics that will be held in Greensboro, NC. Competing for the Beloit Flyers were Autumn Lorenz and Armando Salcidofrom Beloit, and Grayson and Sydney Stephens from Concordia.
Individual results include:
Autumn Lorenz - Girls 12 Year Old Division-400m Dash 1:09.97 15th Place, Long Jump 13'09" 7th Place, Turbo Javelin 69'11" 3rd Place
Armando Salcido - Boys 13 Year Old Division-100m Dash 13.07 10th Place, 200m Dash 26.68 12th Place, Long Jump 15'8.50" 4th Place
Grayson Stephens - Boys 11 Year Old Division-100m Dash 15.06 17th Place, 200m Dash 30.57 13th Place, 400m Dash 1:11.63 15th Place
Sydney Stephens - Girls 8 and Under Division-200m Dash 43.10 35th Place, 400m Dash 1:30.59 15th Place
Advancing on to the AAU Jr. Olympics are Autumn Lorenz in the turbo javelin and Armando Salcido in the long jump. Autumn will compete in her event on July 31st and Armando will compete in his event on August 1st.