JUNIOR HIGH SPORTS
8th Grade Girls Dominate RRC Track Meet
May 9, 2011By Northfield Athletics of Northfield High School
The Northfield Norse 8th grade girls team placed first, the 8th grade boys team finished 7th, 7th grade girls team placed 5th, and the 7th grade boys team placed last in the RRC.
Taylor Kock placed 6th in the 100 M Dash along with 8th graders Kalanu Watson Dunn placing 2nd and Cherish Leming placing 6th . Taylor Kock placed 5th along with Jacklyn Peas placing 6th in the 200 M Dash. Kalanu Watson-Dunn placed 3rd along with Cherish Leming placing 7th in the 200 M Dash for 8th grade girls. 8th graders, Jenna Halderman and Brittany Sloan placed 3rd and 4th respectively in the 400 M Dash. Jenna Halderman and Karla Singer placed 2nd and 4th respectively in the 800. Jenna Halderman also broke the RRC record in the 1600 with a new time of 5.40.46 placing her in 1st place. Karla also placed 3rd in the 1600. Caitlin Eltzroth broke the 100 M Hurdle record for the 8th grade girls with a time of 17.23 placing 1st and she also set the record for the 200M Hurdles for 8th grade girls with a time of 32.81 placing 1st also.