BLOG: West York's Jordan Smith captures Whiteley Award

Steve Heiser

West York HIgh School senior Jordan Smith is the winner of one of York County's oldest sports awards.

Smith won the 64th annual Purdon Smith Whiteley Award competition that was held at the YWCA in York on Thursday, March 23. The competition consisted of females in grades six through 12 who were rated in areas of aquatic and personal performance.

West York High School's Jordan Smith, center, recently won the 64th annual Purdon Smith Whiteley Award at the YWCA in York. Korra Neidig, left, from Cumberland Valley, took second, while Emma Frennborn, right, from Central York, was third.

Smith is the daughter of Steven and Lori Smith. Her events included synchronized swimming, form swimming and a "commendable personal evaluation," according to a news release.

The second-place winner is Korra Neidig, a senior at Cumberland Valley High School. The third-place winner is Emma Frennborn, a senior at Central York High School.