Girls Varsity Track · Pesicka Earns All-Ohio; Allen Has Strong Showing at State Meet


Saint Joseph Academy senior thrower Emma Pesicka capped her outstanding SJA career on Saturday at the OHSAA State Track and Field meet.  Pesicka competed at state in both the shot put and the discus.  In the discus, she earned All-Ohio honors and was on the podium in 8th place with her throw of 135-00.  In the shot put, she was 13th with a throw of 39-00.  Congratulations to Emma on a great SJA throwing career!

Junior distance runner Annie Allen was back at the state meet for the second time as she competed in the 3200 meter run.  She finished 11th overall in a time of 11:11.87.  In addition to her two trips to the state track and field meet she has also qualifed to state all three of her seasons in cross country and twice indoor track (2018, 2019).