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Trooper becomes first female to earn perfect score on fitness test

Trooper Shelly Ledyard has become the first female to score a perfect score on the OSHP's fitness test. (Source: Ohio State Highway Patrol) Trooper Shelly Ledyard has become the first female to score a perfect score on the OSHP's fitness test. (Source: Ohio State Highway Patrol)
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The Ohio State Highway Patrol has announced that Trooper Shelly Ledyard, a former Marine, recently became the first female trooper to receive a perfect score on her fitness test for the OSHP.

According to the OSHP, the test is a requirement for officers every two years and standards must be met.

On Oct. 9, Ledyard completed the five-part test and surpassed the standards for each component, earning a perfect score.

For a person to enter the Ohio State Highway Patrol Academy, he or she must be a citizen of the United States, a resident of Ohio, have a valid driver's license, have a high school diploma, and be between the ages of 20 to 34. The process involves a background check and various assessments. Learn more about becoming a recruit.

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