Weather can’t stop the Trojans
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 10:29 AM
Despite the chilly temperatures, the Turkey Valley girls and boys track teams showed strong results at New Hampton Thursday night.
Sarah Stahley concentrates while clearing a hurdle in a recent meet. (Photo by Jennifer Bissell)
The Trojan girls placed first with 170 points. North Fayette Valley was a close second with 151.
The Trojans finished in the top three in 15 of the 19 events, with six first-place finishes.
Johanna Blazek took the gold in the 100-meter dash, blazing down the track in 13.30 seconds.
Kirsten Huinker won the 400-meter run. She ran around the track in 1:05.77. Shelby Reicks continued the win streak at the mid-distances. She clocked in at 2:35.26 in the 800. S. Reicks was also the champion in the 1,500-meter run. Her time was 5:26.76.
Two relays were champions. Blazek, Stephanie Martin, Huinker and Sadie Nymeyer cruised to a victory in the 4x400 in 4:27.16. In the 4x800, Sarah Stahley, S. Reicks, Nymeyer and Huinker won the event in 10:38.31, a win by over 10 seconds.
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