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Track: Group of Hampton athletes to compete at WPIAL championships

Written by Brittany Goncar on .

Hampton will have several athletes compete at the WPIAL Class 3A individual championships Thursday.

Senior thrower Ashley Bergman will compete in the discus and the javelin after winning both events at the team championships last week. Sophomores Valerie Fischer and Cambell France both advanced in the 400-meter run. Senior Erin Herock and sophomore Peyton Wheeler will compete in the 300-meter hurdles.

On the boys side, Zach Case and Eli DeGregorio advanced in the 800-meter run. Jason Goodman is looking for redemption from his third-place finish in the triple jump last year. He will also compete in the long jump.

Meanwhile, Mike Yakich and Ben Brandeis are both expected to perform well in the hurdles.