Leighton earns Sturgis Journal’s Athlete of the Year, Academic All-State Honors

Senior Mary Leighton has earned Academic All-State in Track and Field.  Leighton took the Division 4 championship in the 100-meter hurdles for the second consecutive year,  breaking the state record with a 14.89 sec time. Because of her athletic talents in Cross Country, Girls Basketball, as well as Track, Mary was honored as Sturgis Journal’s 2017 Female Athlete of the Year.  She will be studying Engineering at Indiana Tech this fall, and continue to compete in Track and Field.

Congratulations Mary!