Middle School Girls Place 4th at Invite

Kendall Roeder

On Saturday, May 11, the Middle School Track team participated in its last meet of the year in Gregory.  In the 7th grade division Megan Warnke jumped 4’2” in high jump to secure 4th place, and Lahna Matucha jumped 4’ to finish in 5th.  Sami Whitney threw 24’4 ½” for second place, and Shannon Weller threw 20’ 1/2” to barely edge out Jorgan Remme who threw 20’ for 5th place in Shot put.  Sami Whitney also fished 2nd in discuss she threw 65’7”.  The 7th grade girls finished the day in 4th place overall.


In the 8th grade division Lauren Svatos finished 4th with a time of 14.75 in the 100M dash.  In the 200M dash Nika Eagle Star finished in 5th with a time of 33.56.  In the 100M hurdles Lauren Svatos finished in 1st place.  Amber Swan finished 1st in triple jump; she jumped 21’5”. 


Coach Lonnie Klundt said, “The season was a short but productive; the team improved tremendously over the short period of time.”