Flying high



Aberdeen High School sophomores Oscar Klassen and Ethan Elliot (photo above) brought home medals from the state track meet in several jumping events. Klassen brought home a first place medal in the high jump with a leap of 6’2”, and had a fourth place finish in the 110 meter hurdles with a time of 15.86 seconds. Elliot took second place in the triple jump with a combined leap of 43’3.5”. Elliot also had a fourth place finish in the long jump with a distance of 20’ 4”. Coach Jared Reed said Klassen and Elliot’s success was due to their work ethic. “They did well because of hard work and determination,” said Reed.

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