Two Neligh-Oakdale students have qualified for Saturday's state junior high track meet.
Eighth-grader Shelby Pitzer and seventh-grader Julian Hearn both qualified for the Nebraska Championship Meet in Gothenburg.
To qualify for the all-class meet, the athletes must be among the top 25 individuals in the state in their event.
Pitzer qualified in long jump with her best jump at 15 feet, 2 inches. Hearn qualified in the triple jump with his best jump at 35 feet, 2 inches. Of those competing, Pitzer enters the meet at 15th in the state and Hearn is 17th in the state.