Julia Smith of Swanton beats personal record in high jump

Staff Report

Swanton High School junior Julia Smith competed in the Ohio High School Indoor Northwest Ohio Invitational at the University of Findlay Saturday, Jan. 14.

She placed second in the high jump, surpassing her personal best with a leap of 5’6.” Smith competed with 25 other competitors that day. She qualified for the New Balance Indoor Nationals in New York, New York to be held March 10-13.

She then went on to place second again with a jump of 5’6” the following weekend at the Tom Wright Classic at Bowling Green State University. She will be competing at Hillsdale College this coming Saturday, Jan. 28.

Staff Report