Dover girl wins at track meetsAshley Goebeler, 10, of Dover, participated in the Hershey Track and Field Games at East Pennsboro on May 6. She took first place in the 9- to 10-year-olds’ softball throw, 400 meter dash and 200 meter dash.
She then advanced to the district meet, June 16 at Palmyra Middle School, where she finished fourth in the softball throw and third in the 200. In the 400 event, she placed second, which qualified her to compete at the state track meet.
At the state meet, held July 7 at Penn State Main Campus, she finished second in the 9- to 10-year-olds’ 400 meter with a time of 1:14.59. She did not qualify to move on the North American Finals (the last meet in the program).