Warth seizes gold for Warriors
Thursday, April 10, 2014 12:06 PM
The South Winn girls track team scored 61.5 points in its first outdoor meet of the year, Tuesday at the Jesup Invite.
The meet was divided into two divisions. The Warriors claimed sixth in the A division. Cascade won with 147 points.
South Winn had one gold medal. Junior Lexie Warth claimed the 100-meter hurdles title, crossing the finish line in 16.86 seconds.
Kennidee DeVilbiss just missed first in the 400-meter hurdles. The senior clocked in at 1:11.68, missing first by one second.
Abby Phillips, Warth and the 4x800 all took third. Phillips was third in the high jump by clearing 4 feet, 10 inches. Warth was third in the long jump with a best leap of 15 feet, 6.5 inches. DeVilbiss, Josie Kriener, Tiana Bullerman and RaeAnn Klimesh combined to post a time of 10:42.00 in the 4x800.
The Warriors are at the Decorah Invite Friday, April 11, beginning at 5 p.m.