Downey skaters place fourth in competition

DOWNEY - Nine local skateboarders represented Downey at the 7 City Hustle, a skateboard competition held Aug. 25 at Salt Lake Park in Huntington Park.Downey finished fourth overall but Andrea Marino placed first in the flat bar obstacle. The Downey team included Alan Figueroa, Jorge Gonzalez, Boris Kortscheff, Jamie Lopez, Alec Marino, Andre Marino, Rafael Moratoya, Chris Rogers and Miguel Villagomez. "Congratulations to all the Downey skaters who competed in this year's event," said Teri Akloff, recreation supervisor for the city of Downey. "Shred the nar!"

********** Published: September 13, 2012 - Volume 11 - Issue 22