Ben Broselle was one of five event winners from Ferndale and Squalicum combined during the Class 3A South Division District Tournament on Friday at Edmonds Stadium.
Broselle, coming off of a second place finish in the Class 3A State Tournament in boys’ javelin last year, threw 159 feet, 2 inches on Friday. Broselle was just one foot shy of Jacob Barnes of Mount Spokane at state last season.
Jeffrey Hanlon of Squalicum captured a district title in the boys’ pole vault with a personal record 14-03. In the girls’ 800-meter race, Grace Oswin ran a season record 2 minutes, 22.37 seconds to claim a first place medal.
Squalicum’s relay team of Chalae Wolters, Oswin, Jamie Dierdorff and Audra Johnson took first in the 4x400 with a time of 4:07.39.
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Ferndale’s Gabrielle Edison set a personal record and claimed a district title in the girls’ shot put with a throw of 38 feet.