SHS Junior Finishes 4th Place in Shot Put at State Finals, Qualifies for New England Finals

By Charles O’Rourke

Somerville High Junior Gabrielle Etienne finished in 4th place in the Shot Put at the State Finals sponsored by the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Association.

The meet was held at the Reggie Lewis Center on Saturday February 21st. Gabrielle’s personal best throw of 37′ 8″ during the finals took her from 7th place to 4th and qualified her for the New England Finals.

Gabrielle’s previous best throw was 37′ 4″, she had placed 2nd in the Division 2 shot put and was seeded 6th in the Finals.
The New England Finals will be held on Friday February 27th starting at 4:30, also at the Reggie Lewis Center.


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