Local sports from over the weekend
TRACK AND FIELD:
Numerous athletes from Alcona and Alpena high schools are headed to the state track and field finals after having outstanding performances at regional Saturday. Alpena is sending Cooper Bright in the 400 meter dash, and Madi Szymanski in the 3,200 meter run.
Alcona is sending Nick Rasmussen in the 100 and 200 meter dash; Jacob Sytek in the 400 meter dash; Zach Stevenson in the pole vault; along with the boys 800 and 1,600 meter relay teams. On the girls side, Lily Bilbey is headed to the state finals in the 100, 200 and 400 meter dashes; Kelsey Hansen in shot put and long jump; and Brielle Keyser in the Discus.