PSJ’s Robbins, WHS’s Chancey win region track crowns

Published: Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 09:59 AM.

Maya Robbins won the 100 meter dash and Bryce Chancey captured the triple jump during the Region 1-1A track and field meet last weekend in Tallahassee.

Robbins, from Port St. Joe Jr./Sr. High School, and Chancey, from Wewahitchka Jr./Sr. High School, advanced to the state Class 1A Track and Field Meet in Jacksonville on May 2.

Robbins, who ran 12.50 to win the 100 meters, also finished second in the 200 meters and fourth in the 400 meters, qualifying for state in those two additional events.

Robbins, a senior, will be participating in her fourth consecutive state meet, having placed in the 100 or 200 meters her three previous trips.

The top four finishers in each event at the region meet qualify for state.

Celeste Chiles, an eighth-grader at Port St. Joe also qualified for the state meet by finishing fourth in pole vault.

The boys’ 4 x 100 relay team from Wewahitchka also finished fourth and will advance to state.

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