The Southwood 7th grade girls track team posted a pair of wins last night defeating Tippecanoe Valley and Wabash. First place finishers for the 7th grade were Brooke Elliott (Discus, 100 Meter Dash); Makenna Dawes (100 M Hurdles, 200 M Hurdles); Ashley Parson (high jump) and Ellie White (1600 M Run and 800 M Run). Second place finishers were Parson and Dawes. Taylor Heath was a third place finisher and Brooke Wyatt had a fourth place finish.
The 8th grade girls finished 3rd of 3 teams in a tightly contest 8th grade meet. Delayne Gentry (100 M Dash and 200 M Dash) tallied blue ribbons; Bailey Hobbs (2), Sylvia Ugalde and the 400 M Relay Team had seconds; Ellie LaBonte (2), Natalie Knoblock and Ugalde had thirds; and LaBonte recorded a fourth place finish
The 7th grade boys defeated Valley but fell to Wabash in three way cinder action. Chris Adams (Discuss, 400 m Relay) along with Samuel Gardner, Blake Martz and Isaac Cooper grabbed first place ribbons; Eryk Weber, Gardner and Adams had second place finishes; Drew Hileman (2), Adams, Martz, Gardner and Nathanael Fadil earned thirds and Martz (2), Jeffrey Finicle and Hileman captured fourth place ribbons.
The 8th grade boys fell to Valley and Wabash in three-way track last night. Josiah Friedersdorf (1600 M Run, 800 M Run) grabbed a pair of blue ribbons; Josh Hobson (2), Andrew Finicle and Alex Harmon had second place finishes; Trevor Gray had a third place finish; and Kolten Kersey (3), Tanner Music (2) and Justin Lawson all had fourth place finishes.