Orion 7th grade girls top Knoxville, Kewanee

Mindy Carls
Orion O

Orion sixth and seventh grade girls won a track triangular on Wednesday, April 28, at Charger Field.

Kewanee won the eighth grade division with 69 points to 25 for Knoxville and 24 for Orion.

Orion results for sixth and seventh grade girls were:

100-meter dash — 1st, Amelia DeBaillie 15.44. 2nd, Hayden Gehring 15.77. 4th, Sadie Appel 16.77. 7th, Bella Nightingale 17.40. 9th, Natalie Johnson 17.64. 10th, Sadie Hessler 17.73. 11th, Allison Thomas 17.77.

200 dash — 1st, Elyse VanDuyne 32.38. 4th, Hessler 37.76. 7th, Henia Sykes 40.40.

400 dash — 2nd, Gehring 1:22.56. 5th, Thomas 1:28.77. 6th, Jordyn McHenry 1:38.26.

800 run — 4th, Claire Patterson 3:36.18.

100 hurdles — 1st, DeBaillie 21.18. 3rd, Appel 22.80.

400 relay — 2nd, Orion (Gehring, Nightingale, Mallory Pronschinske, Johnson) 1:06.46.

800 relay — 1st, Orion (DeBaillie, Appel, Abi Kayser, VanDuyne) 2:15.06.

1600 relay — 1st, Orion (DeBaillie, Kayser, Appel, VanDuyne) 5:32.50.

High jump — 1st (tie), Patterson 3-10, Pronschinske 3-10.

Long jump — 1st, Gehring 11-3. 2nd, Allison 9-0. 6th, Nightingale 7-10.

Shot put — 4th, Sykes 17-6.75.

Discus throw — 1st, Sykes 42-6. 4th, McHenry 35-1. 5th, Johnson 32-6. 7th, Allison 29-3.

Orion results for eighth grade girls were:

100-meter dash — 3rd, Valerie Hickerson 15.75. 4th, Amiliana Bradley 17.21. 5th, Lilly Pysson 17.73. 7th, Linah Pettifer 20.53.

200 dash — 2nd, Hickerson 34.30. 4th, Pysson 37.26. 5th, Bradley 37.66.

400 dash — 3rd, Fiers 1:26.80.

400 relay — 1st, Orion A (Bradley, McHenry, Fiers, Hickerson) 1:06.22.

1600 relay — 2nd, Orion A (Johnson, Nightingale, Pronschinske, Hickerson) 5:47.21.

Long jump — 6th, Bradley 9-9.50. 7th, Pysson 9-3.50.

Shot put — 3rd, Fiers 19-3. 4th, Pettifer 17-7.

Discus throw — 2nd, Fiers 48-1. 4th, Pettifer 33-5.