June 2, 2016--Last Thursday, the girls’ track team competed in Sectionals and place in several races including:
Natalie Ricci placed 1st in the 100m dash (time: 13.13). Ricci is now ranked 8th in Division 2 for Section 2 for this race. She also placed 1st in the 200m dash (time: 26.50) and is ranked 3rd in Division 2 for Section 2.
Zhane Smith placed 1st in the 400m dash (time:57.72). Smith is ranked 1st in Division 2 and 1st overall in ALL of Section 2.
Jenaya Smith, Madeline Stallmer, Zhane Smith and Natalie Ricci placed 2nd in 4 x 100m (time: 52.35). The team is ranked 3rd in Division 2 for Section 2.
Brianna Forkel, Madeline Stallmer, Jessica Martinez and Zhane Smith also placed 2nd in the 4 x 800m (time: 10:30.27).
“I couldn't be prouder of these athletes for their motivation and determination,” said Coach Kiera Hovey. “Although we only ran five events, we placed 5th overall, which is amazing since we didn't have athletes in every event!”
Natalie Ricci and Zhane Smith head to state qualifiers today and
tomorrow (June 2-3). Good luck!