Girls Varsity Track · Girls Track Advances to IHSAA Regional Meet

When it comes down to May, it’s perform at your best or your season is done in track and field. On Tuesday, several Eagles survived to continue the season at the IHSAA Sectional Meet at Penn High School. As a team, John Adams finished in third place with a total of 93.5 points. The top three finishers in each event, plus the next four out of the remaining sectionals advance to next Tuesday’s Regional meet at St. Joe High School.

The Eagles had two individual Sectional Champions.

Senior Mayah Knowlton set a new personal best of 5’4” to win the high jump.C__mViFVoAEkJR2

Junior Joselyn Mwenifumbo finished in a time of 15.89 to win the 100 M Hurdles.C__nLbIU0AAvyRB

All three relays finished as runner ups. The 4×800 Relay of Hannah Mihut, Olivia Wheeler, Adiyah Williams, and Lane McDonald. The relay ran a time of 10:25.78, a season best. The 4×100, consisting of Ryanna Latender, Jessiayh Lottie, Ali Mihut, and Mwenifumbo, ran 50.62. In the 4×400, the relay also ran a season best, 4:08. Lottie. Mihut. Mwenifumbo and Mary Landry ran in the relay.

Other sectional runner ups include Ryanna Latender in the long jump, leaping a distance of 16’6.75” and Carmen Chambliss in the shot put, with a toss of 35’11.5”.

The following athletes and relays advance to next weeks regional:

4×800 Relay – Olivia Wheeler, Hannah Mihut, Adiyah Williams, Lane McDonald

Joselyn Mwenfifumbo – 100 Hurdles

4×100 Relay – Ryanna Latender, Jessiyah Lottie, Ali Mihut, Joselyn Mwenifumbo

4×400 Relay – Jessiyah Lottie, Ali Mihut, Mary Landry, Joselyn Mwenifumbo

Mayah Knowlton – High Jump

Carmen Chamliss – Shot Put

Ryanna Lattender – Long Jump

Joselyn Mwenifumbo – Long Jump


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2017 IHSAA Penn Sectional Meet

100m Dash

Jurnee Scruggs 14.47

Ryanna Latender 13.80

200m Dash

Jessiyah Lottie

Ryanna Latender 28.20

400m Dash

Devyn Moore 1:10.01

800m Run

Hannah Mihut 2:36.66

Ellie Mustillo 2:46.75

1600m Run

Niki Hakimzadeh 6:08.39

Maddie Mischak 6:15.03

3200m Run

Olivia Wheeler 12:28.66

Niki Hakimzadeh 13:39.70

100 Hurdles

Joselyn Mwenifumbo 15.89

300m Hurdles

Shelby Harrod 54.44

Long Jump

Ryanna Latender 16’6.75”

Joselyn Mwenifumbo 16’1”

High Jump

Mayah Knowlton 5’4”

Pole Vault

Shelby Harrod 7’6”

Shot Put

Carmen Chambliss 35’11.5”

Adrienne Patterson 31’3.5”


Lua Derakhshani – Stockman 84’11”

Carmen Chamliss 94’6”

4×100 Relay

Latender, Lottie, A. Mihut, Mwenifumbo 50.63

4×400 Relay

Mihut, Landry, Lottie, Mwenifumbo 4:08.16

4×800 Relay

H. Mihut, Wheeler, Williams, McDonald 10:25.78