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Digest: Arbutus' Abernathy earns spot in Junior Olympic track and field region finals

Digest: Arbutus' Abernathy earns spot in Junior Olympic track and field region finals

Myla Abernathy, a 2018 graduate of Arbutus Middle School, was among the top finalists in the 800-meter run (girls age 15-16 division) at the USA Track & Field Potomac Valley Association Junior Olympic Championships on Saturday at Prince George's Sports & Learning Complex in Landover, helping her advance to the USATF Region 3 Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships at Hampton University on July 6. Abernathy, who is four months away from her 15th birthday, was a bronze medalist at this past season's Baltimore County Public Schools outdoor track & field championships and runs with the Owings Mills Track Club. She plans to attend Catonsville High or...

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