~ Athlete of the Week selected by the publisher
Luray Middle School ‘s Maya Jenkins won the 800 meters and the 1600 meters at the Bull Run District Middle School Track and Field Championships held May 5 at Strasburg High School. The seventh grader also set two new individual school records with a time of 2:43.16 in the 800 meters and a time of 6:01.30 in the 1600 meters.
Jenkins was also a member of the 4×400 relay team that captured second place at the district meet, along with Briana Plum, Carolina Wood and Emily Benson. The relay team set another school record with a time of 5:04.28.
The LMS girls’ track and field team placed second overall in the district.
For full schedules, rosters and standings — check out the Bull Run District website.