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Meg Shercliffe stretches out in the long jump competition during a state track meet on June 28 at Gustavus Adolphus College. Shercliffe competed at the Hershey’s Track and Field Games North America in the long jump on August 2 after taking first place at state in the event. (Contributed)

Alexandria long jumper competes in Hershey games

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Alexandria’s Meg Shercliffe was one of only five Minnesota youth track and field athletes who competed in the Hershey’s Track and Field Games North America Final on August 2 in Hershey, Pennsylvania.


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Blaze Fugina
Blaze Fugina is a sports reporter at the Echo Press. Before working in Alexandria, he graduated from the University of Wisconsin-River Falls in May of 2011. He previously worked as the community editor of the Mound Laker for more than a year. You can follow Blaze on Twitter at @BlazeFugina.
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