Murphy, Meggison lead Meridian girls' track

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDMay 8, 2014 

Meridian's Janessa Murphy and Mimi Meggison each won two events as the girls' track and field team competed against Nooksack Valley and Burlington-Edison on Thursday, May 8, at Burlington-Edison.

Murphy won the 400 with a time of 1 minute, 2.12 seconds and the long jump with a distance of 15 feet, 10 inches.

Meggison starred in the long-distance races, winning the 1,600 in 5:32.28 and the 3,200 in 13:40.22.

Nooksack Valley's Leisha Yonkman earned a win in the shot put with a 26-01 throw.

In the pole vault, Meridian's Katelyn Zucati tied for first with Burlington-Edison's Rachel King at a height of 6-06.

At Burlington-Edison

Team scores: n/a

100: Taylor Lunde (Meridian) 13.13; 200: Camren Salmonson (Nooksack Valley) 29.64; 400: Janessa Murphy (Meridian) 1:02.12; 800: Ciera Gordon (Burlington-Edison) 2:35.40; 1,600: Mimi Meggison (Meridian) 5:32.28; 3,200: Mimi Meggison (Meridian) 13.40.22; 100 hurdles: Maggie McTaggart (Burlington-Edison) 16.90; 300 hurdles: Rachel King (Burlington-Edison) 50.46; 4x100 relay: Meridian (n/a) 52.37; 4x200 relay: Burlington-Edison (n/a) 1:51.63; 4x400 relay: Burlington-Edison (n/a) 4:28.34; High jump: Vika Andrushenko (Meridian) 4-08; Long jump: Janessa Murphy (Meridian) 15-10; Triple jump: Alyssa Slotemaker (Burlington-Edison) 30-11; Shot put: Leisha Yonkman (Nooksack Valley) 26-01; Discus: Ashley Demery (Burlington-Edison) 87-06; Javelin: Sydney Gospodinovich (Meridian) 100-10; Pole vault: Katelyne Zucati (Meridian), Rachel King (Burlington-Edison) 6-06.

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