Jump rope team national champions

SHELLEY – National champions, Proform Airborne Jump Rope, performed twice Saturday at Spud Day in Shelley.
The team of Paige Barker, Stephanie Bowman and Janessa Brown earned first place at the 2010 National Jump Rope Competition. These three athletes won the national title in “Double Dutch Single Free Style.” The national competition was in June in Galveston, Texas.  
This is the second year in a row Barker earned first place in this event. In 2008, Barker and her teammates placed third.