NIC Girls' Track and Field Meet at Elkhart Central on Tuesday
May 9, 2012By Greg Humnicky of Northern Indiana Conference
Review of 2011 NIC Girls' Track & Field Season
St. Joseph's won the NIC Girls' Meet, edging out Penn by seven points, 135.5 to 128.5. St. Joseph's was able to capture the Sectional crown at Bremen, with Penn just 5 points behind, 124.5 to 119.5 points. SB Adams won the Regional at Bremen by winning three events. SB Adams led the NIC at the Girls' State Finals with 14 points with St. Joseph's scoring 9 and Penn getting 6. St. Joseph's Mikaila Chamblee had the highest NIC finish as she got a 3rd place in the 300m Hurdles.
Preview of this year's NIC Girls' Meet
SB Adams athlete, Aaliyah McKinney, the NIC Girl's MVP from last year and Mikaila Chamblee, St. Joseph's State Finalist return this year to defend their NIC individual titles from a year ago. McKinney won the NIC 100, 200 and was on the 1st place 400 & 1600 relay teams, while Chamblee won the 300 hurdles. Kristina Galat of Penn returns to defend her 3200 title. Shot Put champ, Maria Tomlinson of Mishawaka returns to defend her title.
NIC Girl's Track & Field Schedule - Week of May 7-13
Tuesday, May 8
The State Farm NIC GIrls' Track & Field Meet at Elkhart Central - RESULTS
1 - Mishawaka..........136
2 - Penn.....................121
3 - SB Adams ...........108
4 - St. Joseph's...........79
5 - Marian....................56
6 - Elkhart Central......51
7 - SB Clay..................30.5
8 - SB Riley..................27.5
9 - SB Washington......14
NIC Girls' Track & Field MVP - Aaliyah McKinney of SB Adams
McKinney repeated her MVP honors from last year, winning the 100m, 200m and was on the 400 m Relay and 1600 m Relay 1st place teams.
NIC Coach of the Year - Chris Kowalewski of Mishawaka
The first three places in each event earn All-NIC honors:
3200 m Relay
1st - St. Joseph's 9:43.74 (Michelle Potter, Elisa Revak, Maddy Kearney, Elizabeth Taylor)
2nd - Penn 9:46.71 (Allyssa Marlow, Sophie Glassford, Erika Ponce deLeo'n, Kristen Johnson)
3rd - Marian 9:57.10 (Megan Duvall, Maggie Hartnagel, Shannon Hendricks, Molly Ogren)
1st - Dezha Moore of SB Adams :15.61
2nd - Brenna Huff of Penn :16.71
3rd - Mikaila Chamblee of St. Joseph's :16.84
1st - Aaliyah McKinney of SB Adams :12.45
2nd - Chelsey Wakes of Mishawaka :12.85
3rd - Michelle Adeniyi of SB Clay :13.02 & Rachel Staud of St. Joseph's :13.02
1st - Kristina Galat of Penn 5:13.15
2nd - Michelle Potter of St. Joseph's 5:19.19
3rd - Anna Rohrer of Mishawaka 5:22.46
1st - SB Adams :49.00 (Aaliyah McKinney, Chrishana Stoner, Ashley Locke, Georgia Williams)
2nd - St. Joseph's :49.50 (Morgan Carroll, Mikaila Chamblee, Rachel Staud, Cassidy Conn)
3rd - Mishawaka :50.00 (Casidhe Vandall, Alexys Harper, Ashley Spence, Chelsey Wakes)
1st - Aylana Gains of SB Riley 1:00.0 (hand times)
2nd - Ahmanah Woods of SB Adams 1:00.6
3rd - Ayanna Moody of Mishawaka 1:01.6
1st - Mikaila Chamblee of St. Joseph's :47.03
2nd - Dezha Moore sof SB Adams :48.37
3rd - Kelcie Bailey of Penn :48.40
1st - Shannon Hendricks of Marian 2:20.2 (hand times)
2nd - Amanda Farrough of SB Clay 2:22.8
3rd - Michelle Potter of St. Joseph's 2:23.3
1st - Aaliyah McKinney of SB Adams :25.17
2nd - Allison Garner of SB Washington :26.34
3rd - Georgia Williams of SB Adams :26.77
1st - Kristina Galat of Penn 11:28.3 (hand times)
2nd - Lauren Pottschmidt of Penn 11:29.6
3rd - Anna Rohrer of Mishawaka 11:30.5
1st - SB Adams 4:00.83 (Chrishanna Stoner, Aaliyah McKinney, Dezha Moore, Ahmanah Woods)
2nd - SB RIley 4:06.44 (Sherri Brown, Ayiana Gains, Aryauna Herron, Breaunna Jackson)
3rd - Marian 4:08.37 (Gabrielle Ravotto, Maggie Hartnagel, Shannon Hendricks, Tracy Scott)
1st - Michelle Adeniyi of SB Adams 5'0"
2nd - Abby Darr of Mishawaka 5'0"
3rd - Azariah Stahl of Elkhart Central 4'10"
1st - Lindsey Grochowalski of Penn 15'10"
2nd - Brittany Duszynski of Marian 15'9"
3rd - Alexys Harper of Mishawaka 15'8"
1st - Maria Tomlinson of Mishawaka 38'11 3/4"
2nd - Melanie Nellis of Penn 37'9 3/4"
3rd - Maggie Reisdorf of Mishawaka 35'5 1/2"
1st - Maggie Reisdorf of Mishawaka 112'8"
2nd - Maria Tomlinson of Mishawaka 109'10"
3rd - Tia Garnett of Elkhart Central 106'1"
1st - Whitney Grace of Penn 11"0"
2nd - Elizabeth Eversole of Mishawaka 10'0"
3rd - Kourtney Sappenfield of Penn 9'6"