2A Girls State Meet Recap: Talent Spread Around The Board

Eastern Illinois University; Charleston IL


1:22- Jayden Ulrich of East Alton-Wood River threw 14.84m (48-8) to win the shot put
1:57- Julia Finazzo of Galena jumped 18-8.25 to win the long jump; Jordan Marshall of Chicago South Shore won the triple jump in 11.38m (37-4)
3:38- Annie Wirth of Geneseo puts her team's trophy chances in motion by taking the high jump in 1.67m (5-6)
4:16- Tori Thomas of Rock Island Alleman set the state meet record in the pole vault clearing 13-4.25
5:04 - Ulrich set 2A class record TWICE in the discus throw (160-6)
6:14- Chicago Latin cruises in the 4x800 relay in 9:31 (Mihas 2:18.6 anchor)
7:53- Marianne Mihas of Chicago Latin returns to win the 800m in 2:13.00
8:16- Sprint relays (Peoria Richwoods took the 4x100- 49.25; Geneseo blazed the 4x200- 1:42.55 and 4x400- 4:03.17)
9:44- Lauren Doerr of Morton impresses in the 100m (11.88 [-0.5]) and 200m (24.59 [0.5])
12:02- Brianna Dixon of Rantoul surprises the 100m hurdles field in 14.78; Brooke Barkocy of Burlington Central took home the 300m hurdles title in 44.69
12:41- Elia Ton-That of Chicago Northside College Prep gritted out a tough 1600m win (4:58.11); Ava Parekh of Chicago Latin who won the 3200m (10:29.75) in last-minute kick earlier in the day, settles for second (4:58.43)
13:30- Revealing the top 3 team finishers: Chicago Latin 69, Geneseo 60, Aurora Rosary 46