Female Athlete of the Week


Image/Graphics by Photo courtesy of Mike Czap

Prestash at last year’s P.O track meet, running the 1600-m run, taking first.

Hailey Prestash has been selected as the Warrior Watch’s Female Athlete of the Week ending on 4/13/19. Hailey is a senior on the West Branch track and field team. She participates in the 800-meter, 1600-meter, and the 4×4 relay. This past week, Prestash placed second in her 800-meter run with a time of 2:39 at the meet in McConnellsburg. She had a close run with the leading girl during the race. In her 1600-meter run, she took the win with a time of 6:22.7 finishing almost 30 seconds ahead of her opponents. Prestash is expected to be a key runner in all the upcoming meets for West Branch. She will be running at the Northern Bedford meet on Tuesday and at the Mount Union meet on Wednesday.


Facts about Hailey Prestash 

Grade: 12

Sports she plays: Basketball, Cross country, and Track and Field

Parents: Tom and Jane Prestash

Siblings: Alexa and Trinity

A goal for the season: Qualify for states

Favorite color: Blue

Favorite restaurant: Texas Roadhouse

Favorite subject: Math

Favorite sport to watch: Wrestling