Correction: This article has been updated to state that Maci Nicholson finished in 14th place rather than 27th place in the state 2000m steeplechase which was won by Brook Rauber of Tully. 

Penn Yan junior Maci Nicholson competed in the New York State Track and Field Championship Meet held at Cicero/North Syracuse High School Saturday, June 9. Nicholson qualified for the State Championships by winning the State Qualifier last weekend at Marion High School. She won the 2000m steeplechase event to advance to the States in the Girl’s Division II competition.

In Saturday’s event, Maci Nicholson finished in 14th place with a time of 8:04.51 after entering the event with the 27th best time recorded.

Brooke Rauber of Tully, Section III won the 2000m steeplechase event with a time of 6:35.04.