Alder Creek runners advance to National Junior Olympics | SierraSun.com

Alder Creek runners advance to National Junior Olympics

Staff report
From left, Alder Creek Middle School runners Carly Davis, Isabella Terrazas, Caitlin Smith, Amelia Swanson and Hana Mazur qualified to compete in the USAFT National Junior Olympics in Myrtle Beach, S.C.
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A group of five Alder Creek Middle School runners advanced past the USAFT Regional Junior Olympics Qualifier in Folsom this past Saturday.

The Alder Creek girls placed third as a team while each member qualified individually as well.

In the 3K run, Isabella Terrazas finished sixth with a time of 12:02, Carly Davis placed ninth in 12:16, Hana Mazur was 16th in 12:31, Amelia Swanson was 27th in 13:14 and Caitlin Smith was 28th in 13:15.

The girls now move on to compete in the USAFT National Junior Olympics.

The event takes place in Myrtle Beach, S.C., on Dec. 13.