Macy Reavis

Buena Vistan Macy Reavis, 9, winds up to throw a baseball as far as she can June 22 at Marvin Park during the Rockies Baseball Skills Challenge. The competition also included hitting and base-running challenges.

Six kids tested their arm strength, speed and swings Saturday during the Rockies Baseball Skills Challenge at Marvin Park.

The competition, for kids ages 6-13, featured three challenges. One tested how far they could throw a baseball. A second one timed how fast they could run around the bases. The third challenge tested how far they could hit a baseball off a tee.

In the boys ages 8-9 division, Max Cooper finished first and Brody Zeleznikar finished second.

Buena Vistan Macy Reavis, 9, was the only girl who competed in the challenge but had some big throws to win her division.

Keaden Lake won the boys 10-11 division.

In the boys 12-13 division, Caiven Lake took first and Kaiden Zeleznikar placed second.

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