The Robinson sisters with their medals. Credit Lisa Robinson

 

St. Louis Park sisters Grace and Faith Robinson are headed to the Junior Olympic Track & Field Championships in Baltimore July 23-29.

Grace will be competing in the Bantam division (for those born in 2002 or 2003) and Faith will be in the Midget division (for those born in 2000 or 2001).

The two qualified by placing in the top-five in various events at the Region 8 qualifier earlier this month in Oshkosh, Wisc. Region 8 consists of athletes from Minnesota, Iowa, Wisconsin, the Dakotas and Nebraska.

Grace won the long jump, high jump and triathlon in her division at the regional qualifier, and took second in the 800-meter run. Faith won the long jump and the 100-meter dash.