Girls Varsity Track · Ladies Track Earn District Runner-up Plaque

  Place Points
Jefferson Area High School 2nd 89

The Jefferson Ladies Track Team took home the District Meet runner-up award on Saturday at Lakeview High School.In doing so, the Falcons qualified 7 athletes to the Regional Track Meet next week at Austintown Fitch.
Morgan Smith was the only District Champion with a successful pole vault of 8′ 9″.
Hurdler Maddie Pierce lead the team in scoring and quaified in all four of her events placing second (100h, 300h, 4×200, 4×400).
Tracy Squatrito will run in three events at Fitch also finishing second in the 400m, 4×200, and 4x 400 relays. Teammate Taylor Skinner will join Tracy in those same events as she finished a strong 3rd place in the 400m dash.
Sprinter Avery Arendas will accompany the 4 x 200 and 4×400 relay squads.The 4 x 200 relay team reset the school record for the third time this season with a time of 1:48.76.
Thrower Claire Allen will make her fourth appearance at the Regional Meet and will compete in both the shot put and discus events.
Making her first showing at the Regional is Freshman distance runner Allison Wintz who completed the 1600m race in third place with a time of 5:33.13.
Congratulations to all Falcon Track members (Men and Ladies alike) who qualified to run on this coming Thursday…good luck on your quest for the State Meet at Jesse Owens Stadium on May 31 and June 1!!!