Montrose archers earn top finishes

From left: Jennifer Tometchko, Bridget Bendock, Margo McVaugh, Hannah Perkins, Tyler Bennett, Justin Birtch and Jonathan Lyden.

From left: Jennifer Tometchko, Bridget Bendock, Margo McVaugh, Hannah Perkins, Tyler Bennett, Justin Birtch and Jonathan Lyden.

Montrose Archers traveled to Tunkhannock to participate in the 3rd Annual Tunkhannock Area Archery Tournament on Saturday, Jan. 25.

Over 140 students in grades 3 through 12 turned out for the tournament
Of the competitors from Lathrop Street Elementary and the Montrose Area middle school, seven placed in the top three positions for each categorized age group.

In the boys’ elementary division: Jonathan Lyden took first; and Tyler Bennett brought home a second place.

In the girls’ elementary division: Bridget Bendock placed second followed by Margo McVaugh in third.

In the boys’ middle school class: Justin Birtch took home a first place win.
And in the girls’ middle school division: Hannah Perkins placed first; and Jennifer Tometchko was second.