Stralka places fourth at state competition
Brin Stralka, an eighth-grade student at Tallmadge Middle School, placed fourth with a time of 11 minutes, 50 seconds in the Division II race at the middle school state meet Oct. 21 at Groveport Madison High School.
Stralka’s time was the fastest time ever for a Tallmadge Middle School girl on a two-mile course.
The boys team finished eighth out of 10 teams.
The boys team featured eighth-grade runners Jordan Sapper, Logan Rapini, Justyn Rhine and Foster Zalar and seventh-grade runners Kyle Wilber, John Labosky, Vince Labosky and Ryan Riter.
Youth basketball tournament returns
The 2012 Twinsburg Early Bird Tournament is scheduled to take place Nov. 11 at Twinsburg High School.
The basketball tournament is open to youth basketball teams for boys and girls in the fifth and sixth grades.
All community-based travel teams are welcome.
Registration forms and information are available at www.twinsburgbasketball.com.
For more information, contact tournament director Rob Tonelli at 216-978-6279.