Girls Track Place 6 Overall At Lake Toho Invitational


Maraiya Espada (9)

Alexandra Acero, Writer

On February 29, Girls Track had their track meet at Lake Toho for the Lake Toho Invitational. They placed overall 6 and Xiomara Gill was only 0.6 seconds from the school record.


In the 100 meters, Arianna Slater placed 9 with a time of 13.61. In the 200 meters, Xiomara Gill placed 3 with a time of 26.69. In the 400 meters, Sydni Brown placed 5 with a time of 1:04.71 and Justyn Smith placed 8 with a time of 1:05.95. Emily Thompson lastly placed 6 with a time of 6:18.95.


In the 4×100 relay runners Arianna Slater, Jexsamarie Perez, Zhanya Hudson, and Xiomara Gill all together placed 2 with the time of 52.11. Then right after them in the 4×400 relay runners Valerie Hoyos, Justyn Smith, Xiomara Gill, and Sydni Brown placed 3 together. In the 4×800 relay runners Valerie Hoyos, Maraiya Espada, Jenna Drake, and Emily Thompson placed 4 with the time of 11:45.90.


First, in the high jumps, Stephanie Towle placed 3 with a mark of 1.47 cm. Right behind her, Irmarie Santiago Vasquez placed 4 with a mark of 1.42 cm. In long jumps, Irmarie Santiago Vasquez placed 11 with a mark of 4.15 cm. Amanda DeSante placed 19 with a mark of 3.18cm.