Highland middle school girls win Lone Tree meet
LONE TREE — The Highland middle school girls’ track and field team won six events and scored 148 points at the Lone Tree meet on April 4 to win the meet for the fifth year in a row.
The Huskies finished 32 points ahead of second-place WACO.
Kelsey Hora won four individual events for the Huskies, and they came in a wide variety of events. She won the 100-meter dash in 14.20 seconds, but also won the 800-meter run in 2:44.18 and the mile in 5:40.75. Hora also won the long jump competition with a leap of 13 feet, 4 inches. Teammate Zoey Mahler finished second to Hora in both the 800 and the mile with times of 3:00.01 and 6:04.78, respectively, and Sydney Black was second to Hora in the long jump with a leap of 13 feet.
Amy Schnoebelen won the 200-meter hurdles in 35.36 seconds, and teammate Cheyenn Hill-Evans was second in 38.18 seconds. Morgan Welsh finished sixth in the 200-meter hurdles in 39.52 seconds. Schnoebelen also took third in the 100-meter hurdles in 21.34 seconds, and teammate Bailey Harmston was fifth in 22.25 seconds.
The 4x800 relay team of Mahler, Ashley Kirk, Hill-Evans and Welsh took first place in 13:15.22. The quartet of Georgia McDaniel, Harmston, Mikaela Hahn and Victoria Barber took second place in the 800 medley relay in 2:24.03, and the 1,600 medley relay team of Chloe Martin, Hahn, Murphy Beinhart and Black finished second in 5:27.25. Highland’s shuttle hurdle relay team of McDaniel, Harmston, Barber and Schnoebelen took second place in 1:27.41.
Highland’s 4x400 relay team of Emily Walker, Brylee Carolan, Katie Gerot and Kirk took fourth place in 5:08.02, and the quartet of Black, Beinhart, McDaniel and Hahn finished fourth in the 4x100 relay in 1:06.85.
Black took second place in the 200-meter dash in 32.20 seconds, and Beinhart was sixth in 33.16 seconds. Barber finished second in the 400-meter dash in 1:16.01. Megan Arps finished sixth in the discus with a throw of 50 feet, 4 inches.