Marissa Durako of Laflin earned a state medal at the PIAA Track & Field Championships this past weekend at Shippensburg University with a seventh-place finish in the 3200 meter distance race.
Durako ran a time of 11:12:56 to earn a medal in the Class 2A event.
The sophomore ran better than seven seconds faster than her seed time which won her the District 2 gold medal the previous week.
Nicole Hilton, a senior from South Fayette, won the state title with a time of 10:55.43
Durako earned the right to participate in the state championship by winning the 1600 meter and 3200 meter races at the District 2 Championships held on May 16 at Scranton Memorial Stadium.