Saline Parks and Recreation hosted one of eight NFL Punt Pass & Kick Sectionals that took place throughout the state of Michigan this weekend.
The Saline Sectional represented the first place winners from 10 surrounding communities. The competition was broken down into 10 divisions based on age and gender. Those who placed first on Sunday are eligible to compete at the State Championship Competition that will be held Dec. 2 at Ford Field. The top four athletes out of the 8 sectionals can move on in each division.
Here are the results from Sunday:
GIRLS 6-7 - Miranda Hall of Pinckney
BOYS 6-7 -Connor Alderman of Ann Arbor
GIRLS 8-9 - Kendall Wise of Pinckney
BOYS 8-9 - Logan Hullibarger of Temperance
GIRLS 10-11 - Chloe Holmberg of Saline
BOYS 10-11 - Logan Evans of Ann Arbor
GIRLS 12-13 - Kelly West of Howell
BOYS 12-13 - Vincent Patteri of Saline
GIRLS 14-15 - Morgen Panning of Pinckney
BOYS 14-15 - Joshua Jeffords of Onsted
Saline Parks & Recreation also recognized local Saline athletes for medaling at the Punt, Pass and Kick Sectional:
Tess Carichner placed 2nd in the Girls 8-9 division
Brooke Bauer placed 2nd in the Girls 12-13 division
Aidan Carichner placed 2nd in the Boys 12-13 division
Celyn Rogers placed 3rd in the Boys 14-15 division
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