Posted: 3:05 pm Monday, June 25th, 2012

Track: Palm Beach Lakes’ Shamaz Quince headed to Michigan State 

By Matt Porter

Palm Beach Lakes hurdler and jumper Shamaz Quince, the Post’s girls track and field athlete of the year, signed with Michigan State.

Quince was MVP of the Palm Beach County Championships, at which she won the 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles and triple jump. She won silver at regionals in both the long and triple jumps. At the Class 3A state meet in Jacksonville, she won bronze in the long jump and took sixth in the triple.

She also considered scholarship offers from Akron and Savannah State.