Pendleton - Mitchell Brown, 15, a freshman at Pendleton Heights High School competed in the recent Junior Olympics National meet in Portland, Ore.
On Day 1 of the May competition, he qualified for the Junior Elite National team by placing 34th in the All-Around. The top 42 qualify.
On Day 2, Brown placed 34th in the country in the Junior Elite All-Around finals.
Brown competed against 203 of the nation’s top gymnast to advance to second-day competition.