JH Girls Track & Field at Apollo HS

JH Track & Field performed well in its meet at Apollo HS. Kailyn Banks took first in the Hurdles for the fourth consecutive time, running a 14.31. Alexandra Costarella placed first in the Shot Put and second in the Discus, improving her personal record by over 11 feet, with a throw of 70’5”. Grace Chapman also PR’d in the Shot put, throwing 24’9.75”, taking third place overall.  Alicia Flannery shaved 7 seconds off her PR in the 800m, advancing in the ranks and moving closer to qualifying for the Championship meet. Sam Garlick and Frank Banister improves their times in the 800m, with Sam also PR’ing in Hurdles with a time of 20.06. “These athletes are working hard and improving  consistently with each meet. I expect good things at our last regular meet next week and even better things in the Championship,” said Coach Johnson.