Raider Girls Track and Field Closes Out Regular Season With Second Place Finish

Charlotte Flory competes in the 4x200 relay Thursday in Red Wing. Photo: Janet Smtih

By AJ Reisetter

The Raider Girls Track and Field squad closed out their regular season with a second-place finish at the Red Wing triangular meet on Thursday, May 18th scoring 57.5 points. Owatonna finished in first place with 104 points and Red Wing finished in third with 23.5 points.

“It was our last chance to compete as an entire team and get to see performances that will help our decision-making for who will compete on the Varsity lineups for Big 9 and Sections,” said girl’s head coach Janet Smith after the meet. “Our team had 19-lifetime bests for our returning athletes and the whole team posted 30 more season-best performances. Despite some poor air quality throughout the meet and some light rain at the start, it was a pleasant evening for some great competition.”

Highlights from the meet are listed below:

4×800 3rd place – Abby Borgerding, Anna Forbord, Taylor Krohn, Lily Nagy – 11:13.70

100H 3rd place – Emily Beaham (lifetime best) 17.31

100 6th place – Regan Childress (lifetime best) 13.56

4×200 3rd place – Tegan Madow, Isabel Fleming, Whitney Gray, Kat Organ – 1:57.80

1600 – 1st, 2nd, 3rd place sweep – Addison Enfield (5:35.88), Josie Hauck (5:36.74), Peyton Quaas (5:49.65)

4×100 2nd place: Ruthie Lippert, Ella Pagel, Elsa Peterson, Annabelle Rezac – 55.87

400 4th place – Kat Organ (1:07.70) & 5th place Isabel Fleming (1:07.75)

300H 2nd place – Emily Beaham, 49.65

800 3rd place – Nora Kortuem, 2:37.11

3200 1st place – Claire Forbord 12:31.49 & 4th place – Abby Borgerding 13:22.58

4×400 2nd place – Sydney Livingston, Charlotte Flory, Addison Enfield, Tegan Madow

Long Jump – Tied for 4th: Sydney Livingston 15’3″

Triple Jump – 5th place Hailey Parish, 30’9.75″

Pole Vault – 1st place Erika Nesseth 9’6″ and 2nd place Ani Gottfried 9’6″

Shot Put – 2nd place Alaina French 34’3.5″ & 3rd place Inga Johnson 33’4″

Disc – 4th place Hailey Parish 91’7″ & 5th place Inga Johnson 89’2″

The JV team will head to Faribault on Monday for the Big 9 JV Conference meet and the Varsity team will gear up for their Conference meet on Thursday in Winona.