COLUMBUS—Ohio Senate President Larry Obhof (R-Medina) recognized two track and field champions from Medina county area high schools yesterday on the Senate floor.

"Both these young men represent the best of Medina county, and I'm proud to honor their accomplishments at the Statehouse," said Obhof.
Pictured above: Jacob Wickey, a senior at Medina High School, won the state championship this spring in the weight throw event at the New Balance National Indoor Track and Field Championships where he threw for a personal best distance of 79 feet 6.75 inches. Wickey is also a 5-time High School Track and Field All-American and will be traveling to California this weekend to compete in the USA Junior National Track Meet for a chance to represent the USA in the Pan American Junior Games in Peru this July.

Pictured above: Evan Kasulones, a junior at Highland High School, won the OATCCC Indoor Track and Field State Championship in the 60-meter dash this past March with a time of 6.91 seconds.
 

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