The West Liberty-Salem girls track and field team opened the season with a third place finish at the Anna Quad meet Tuesday.
Senior Megan Adams led the Tigers winning the 1600 meter run (5:29.6) and 800 meter run (2:30.3). Also grabbing first place finishes were Delaney Jones 100 meter dash (12.91) and the 4x400 relay team of Mallory Bostick, Ashley Yoder, Sophia Hardwick and Adams (4:23.73).
Second place finishes were provided by Sophia Hardwick in the 300 meter hurdles with a personal best of 52.03., Ashley Yoder in the 800 meter run 2:44.23, and Delaney Jones in the 200 meter dash 28.29.
Mallory Bostick had two third place finishes in the 400 meter dash (1:06.19) and 200 meter dash (29.27). Mandilyn Weaver also placed third in high jump (4'08").
Placing fourth were Ashley Yoder in the 1600 meter run (5:53.35) and Taylor Kennedy in the 3200 meter run (13:27.13).
Rounding out the Tiger placers were fifth place finishers Kenzie Bahan in shot put with a personal best (30'05), Teagan Boyd 400 meter dash (1:08.31) and Alaina Irving 100 meter hurdles (18.2).
The Lady Tigers are back in action Monday at the OHC Preview meet hosted by Northeastern.
The boys’ track and field team competed in a quad meet at Anna.
2nd place performances:
Logan Phillips 110m hurdles (16.77)
Micah Smith 800m (2:20.94)
4x100m relay team of Thornburg, Wilcoxon, Petry, and Stoner (49.31)
Brandon Petry 100m (12.48)
Asher Knox 800m (2:22.79)
Mark Bair Shot Put (38’4”)
Josh Wilcoxon 100m (12.51)
Lincoln Henderson 400m (1:03.58)
Max Rudolph 300m Hurdles (49:00)
Jonny Stoner 200m (27.54)
Logan Phillips High Jump (5’2”)
The team will compete at the Versailles Invitational Saturday.