GENEVA —Newcomerstown High’s Ryan Stevens and Ridgewood High’s Alexis Prater captured state championships at the recent OATCC Indoor Track Championships at the SPIRE Institute.
Stevens prevailed in the Division II/III boys’ pole vault with a 15-foot effort while Prater won the girls’ long jump with a leap of 17-7.25.
Prater also earned all-Ohio honors in two other events - finishing second in the triple jump (34-2.5) and fifth in the 60-meter hurdles (9.22).
For the Ridgewood boys, J.J. Durr turned in a sixth place finish in the weight throw (53-8.75) to earn all-Ohio honors.
Indian Valley’s Brittany Roth scored an all-Ohio "double" by placing fifth in the 1600-meter run (5:19.05) and sixth in the 3200-meter run (11:43.43).