CHAMPIONS CROWNED! The Lady Eagles should be proud of their finish at the 2018 OK Red Conference Meet held at West Ottawa High School. Read further for a meet rundown…
*The 4×800 Relay set the tone early in the meet with a courageous 3rd place finish and a huge season PR (earning a medal was Haseley, Nibbelink, Frank, Gray)
*Both Ostapowicz and Mack made the finals in the 100 Hurdles with a career PR for Calli helping her finish 4th and Mack crossed the line in 8th earning 1 point
*Alexa Hartman made the finals in both the 100 and 200. Finished 5th and 7th respectively
*Melanie Helder started her big night off with a school record in the 1600 (4:54.95) finishing 3rd. She then went on to capture championships in the 400 and 800. Counting the 4×400, Melanie scored 27.5 points for her team.
*The 4×100 Relay team also medaled on the night with a new season PR. They picked up 3rd place (Mandryk, Stankiewicz, Lowry, Hartman)
*Elise Gray continued her strong season with a 6th place 400 Meter Dash performance
*The 300 Hurdles saw 2 lifetime PR’s by the Lady Eagles. Calli Ostapowicz picked up 4th and Sam Hinken 6th.
*Elaina Nibbelink ran her season PR in the 3200 helping her take 7th
*The 4×400 Relay (Herrema, Gray, Daggy, Helder) peaked at the right time with a gutsy 3rd place finish
*In the field events, Calli Ostapowicz was crowned champion in the Pole Vault with her 12′ performance. And Avery Bolhuis soared to new heights with a lifetime PR of 9′ 6″ helping her take 3rd in PV and earn 6 big points.
*Over in High Jump, Braely Herrema jumped to 2nd place with a clearance of 5′ 4″
*In Long Jump, Ostapowicz made it to finals snagging 8th overall
*In the Discus, the Lady Eagles picked up 6th and 8th (Kutzli and Peters)
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Up next, the Lady Eagles travel to Grand Haven this Friday to compete in the Regional Meet with a chance for many girls to earn a spot in the D1 State Meet.