It’s win advance time in the IHSAA Track & Field Tournament. Those that finish in the top three advance to the State Finals at Indiana University next weekend. As a team the Eagles finished in 5th Place at the Regional Meet with 34 points.
Joselyn Mwenifumbo set the tone early by winning the 100 Hurdles in a time of 14.59. Mwenifumbo advances on to State.
Later on in the evening Mwenifumbo finished as the runner up in the 300 Hurdles, advancing on to next week.
Setting a personal best in the Shot Put, Alecia Parker finished in 4th place with a throw 38’10.25” That throw was good enough for her to receive a call back in the Shot Put and she will advance to the State Finals next week.
The 4×100 Relay of Ryanna Latender, Janiya Coleman, Devyn Moore, and Ashlyn Wiggins came from the first heat of the relay to finish 4th over all.
In the finals of the 100 Dash, Coleman finished in 7th place.
In the final event of the evening the 4×400 Relay of Ali Mihut, Devyn Moore, Brianna Woods, and Joselyn Mwenifumbo finished in 5th Place.
Joselyn Mwenifumbo advances to the IHSAA State Finals in both the 100 Hurdles and 300 Hurdles and Alecia Parker will advance in the Shot Put. For the 2018 season, Mwenifumbo is still undefeated in the 100 Hurdles. She is a 4 time State qualifier , qualifying her Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, and now her Senior year.
The State Finals will be at Indiana University on Friday June 1.
Complete results can be found at http://www.ihsaa.org/Portals/0/girls%20sports/girls%20track/2017-18/201718KokomoRegional.pdf
A full photo gallery can be found at https://drive.google.com/open?id=0BxZLgXumwAuZS3gza2FSNzBqODQ
Videos can also be found on the teams YouTube Channel at JATrack 2018
IHSAA Kokomo Regional
Woods, Mihut, Mischak, Skube 10:28
Joselyn Mwenifumbo 14.59
Janiya Coleman 12.59
Niki Hakimzadeh 6:15
Latender, Coleman, Moore, Wiggins 51.49
Joselyn Mwenifumbo 46.7
Mihut, Moore, Woods, Mwenifumbo 4:08
Alecia Parker 38’10.25”
Joselyn Mwenifumbo 15’9”