Sports

Pinellas Athlete of the Week

Olivia Welsh

Dunedin H.S.

Track and Field/Sophomore

THIS WEEK’S FEATS:

Welsh set two meet records at the 52nd Ed Wells Kiwanis Invitational in the 100-meter hurdles (14.91 seconds) and pole vault (11 feet, 1 inch).

SEASON RESULTS:

The sophomore continues to steadily improve her results as districts approach next month. Welsh set a new personal record with the 100-meter hurdles time and tied her previous best pole vault height.

QUOTABLES:

“Warming up I felt really good. One of my goals was to get under 15 [seconds] and I did that.” – Welsh after the 100-meter hurdles final.

ehorchy@suncoastnews.com

(727) 815-1071

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