Two Big NCC Wins For KV Girls' Track and Field
April 29, 2014Kankakee Valley High School
Last night KV needed all its team depth to beat an outstanding Hobart team, 77-55, and Griffith by a wide margin. KV is now 7-1 on the regular season and currently ranked 3rd in the area, NWI Times poll. Jenna Jungels won the 100 hurdles overall in 15.5, the long jump, the 200 in 26.2 and ran on the 400 relay winner. Leanna Mulloy handed in another gutsy performance, winning the 100 in 12.8 into a stiff wind, and blasting very swift relay legs for the 400 relay winner and 1600 relay winner. Lee also was a very important 2nd in the 200. Alyssa Eger won the shot with a toss of 32'-2 1/2", with Beth Jansma 3rd in a SB throw of 30'-1 1/4". Jansma had a very important 1st in the discus with a throw of 96'-2 1/2", with Jazmyne Mehay-2nd with a throw of 92'-4" on her final toss. Shanan Patrick ran a strong 3rd in the 100's in 17.6. The 400 relay team of Joli Jungels, Je. Jungels, Gab Martin and Mulloy were 1st in 52.3. Erin Gouwens tied her PR in the pole vault with a 1st in the pole vault at 7 feet, followed by twin Leah in 2nd and big sister, Kara in 3rd, for 9 big points. Brittany Kent and K. Gouwens battled home in the 400, Kent edging her teammate 64.7 to 66.6, giving KV a huge 1-2 finish. L. Gouwens was 2nd in the 300's in 54.4. Mackenzie DeMars tied her SB in high jump at 4'-8", good for 2nd overall. Brittany Stepp was 3rd overall in the 800 in an excellent time of 2:35.3. Allison Rockley ran a terrific 3200, taking 2nd in a photo finish with a PR time of 12:53.5. The 4x400 relay team of K. Gouwens, Julianna Colon, Mulloy and Kent were 1st in 4:24.7. EXCELLENT meet, ladies!! Tonight will be awards, recaps, recovery and weights.