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Girls’ track breaks school record by two seconds

Girls’ track breaks school record by two seconds

Yonit Krebs and Breanna Thompson

May 27, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

Despite intense heat hitting athletes at the Metro West Conference meet, junior Nyah Johnson, eighth grader Freya Wade, sophomore Sidney Hayenga and junior Anna Jennissen, the members of Park’s girls’ 4 by 2 team, ran a record-breaking race that defeated the school record by 2 seconds. According ...

Girls’ track and field quiz

Girls’ track and field quiz

Breanna Thompson

May 10, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

Test your knowledge on the girls’ track team by clicking on the link below. This quiz will cover basic facts and information about the girls’ track team. Loading Girls’ track and field quiz var QuizWorks = window.QuizWorks || []; QuizWorks.push( [document.getElementById("embed-quiz-374861"), "quiz", "374861", { aut...

Girls’ track looks to improve after meet

Girls’ track looks to improve after meet

Yonit Krebs and Breanna Thompson

May 5, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

According to girls’ track junior captain Olivia Mosby, the team is still adjusting to the track as a result of too few outdoor practices and a young team. “Everyone is kind of getting back into the groove, and we have a lot of new runners this year,” Mosby said. “It’s fun to see everyone...

Five track meets canceled because of snow

Five track meets canceled because of snow

Yonit Krebs

April 22, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

Junior girls’ track captain Anna Jennissen said the cold weather and snow impacts track’s ability to practice outside and canceled five of their meets. “Since there really hasn't been a spring, and it’s really cold out, we haven't been able to go out on the track at all,” Jennissen said....

Senior to run at Ohio Wesleyan University

Senior to run at Ohio Wesleyan University

Yonit Krebs

April 20, 2018


Filed under Spring sports

Senior girls’ track and field captain Anna duSaire said she made the decision to attend Ohio Wesleyan University where she will also be running track. duSaire said the small-school dynamics of Wesleyan’s track program made it very appealing to her. “It's a small school and so a relativel...

Meet the girls’ track captains

Meet the girls’ track captains

Yonit Krebs and Breanna Thompson

March 28, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Spring sports

As track concludes its second week of practices, senior captain Anna duSaire said she hopes to build a closer-knit team this year. “I think the team can be a little bit more cohesive than it has been in the past,” duSaire said. “A lot of times it ends up being the sprinters in one area and the d...

Track begins captains’ practices

Track begins captains’ practices

Yonit Krebs

March 7, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spring sports

Junior girls’ track and field captain Olivia Mosby said although there were practices for distance runners Feb. 28 and March 2, upcoming captains’ practices after school March 7 and 9 will continue to prepare the whole team for the start of the season the following week. Mosby said track began...

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