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Lady Vikings finish third at Princeton Invite
May 2, 2014Princeton High School
The Princeton girls’ track and field team scored 49 team points through 9 events at the Princeton Invitational to finish in third place.
Lindsay Myers won the 1600-meter run in 5:25.08, and Sara Marshall rounded out the top 5 with a fourth place finish in 5:56.21.
Freshman Markeeta Beckum took third place in the 100-meter hurdles, and junior Nike Seay placed fifth in the 400-meter dash with a time of 1:05.29.
The Lady Vikings had a strong performance during the relay events. The 4x100-meter relay (Sierra Bonner, Kayla Bryant, Aleah Hunn, Secoria Royal) finished in fourth pace in 0:53, and the 4x200-meter relay (Ariane Martin, Nike Seay, Courtni Sorrells, Markeeta Beckum) claimed second overall with a time of 1:48.
Princeton’s 4x800-meter relay (Madeline Burke, Sara Marshall, Lindsay Myers, Sammi Marshall) took third place in 11:10.32.
In the field events, Jamila Lathan finished fourth in the Shot Put, throwing 30-07.
The Lady Vikings will travel to Dayton, Ohio for the Dayton Relays.