Girls Varsity Track · 4×800 Relay Team Qualifies For State Meet


The Saint Joseph Academy 4×800 meter relay team qualified for the state track & field meet on Wednesday as the Jaguars finished third in regionals.   The Jaguars posted a time of 9:23.54 to finish third in the race.  The top four teams from the Austintown-Fitch regional meet advanced to state.

The relay team consists of sophomore Annie Allen, senior Maggie Wagner, sophomore Amanda Keim and senior Sydney Seymour.  The alternate is Grace Kelley.

The 4×800 relay team will compete at the state track & field meet on Friday, June 1 at 4:45 p.m.

Also on Wednesday, juniors Madison Wilson and Emma Pesicka competed in the shot put.  Wilson just missed a trip to state with a throw of 37-09.25 to finish fifth while Pesicka finished seventh at 37-08.50.

Senior Natalie Larkman (pole vault), junior Timmia Crayton-Prioleau (long jump), junior Emma Pesicka (discus), sophomore Annie Allen (1600 meter run) and Sydney Seymour (3200 meter run) will compete tomorrow at regionals as well.