Sehome’s Emily Pittis and Squalicum’s Julia Sluys each won two individual events in a meet girls’ track and field meet with between Sehome, Squalicum and Bellingham on Thursday, March 19, at Civic Stadium.
Pittis won the 1,600 for Sehome with a time of 5 minutes, 16.2 seconds, and took the 3,200 with a 12:27.8.
“We had a bunch of kids try events for the first time,” Sehome coach Kevin Ryan said in a phone interview. “The kids really wanted to win the city meet.”
Sluys won the discus with a 66-foot, 1-inch throw, and took first in the shot put with a 27-07.50 put.
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Bellingham’s Mia Hodges and Hattie North each won an individual event and the duo was half of the winning 4x400 relay team. Hodges ran a 1:01.64 to take the 400 and North was first in the 300 hurdles with a 50.24. The 4x400 winning time was a 4:20.78 from a team that also included Emma Brice and Hannah Bradley.
Bellingham’s next meet is Wednesday, March 25, at Lynden Christian, and Squalicum is at Blaine the same day. Sehome hosts a meet with Anacortes, Ferndale and Nooksack Valley at the same time at Civic Stadium.
At Civic Stadium
Team Scores: Sehome 87, Squalicum 59; Sehome 110, Bellingham 38; Squalicum 90, Bellingham 55
100: Hannah Bradley (Bellingham) 13.37; 200: Kim Hazlett (Squalicum) 26.98; 400: Mia Hodges (Bellingham) 1:01.64; 800: Kate Rose (Sehome) 2:29.98; 1,600: Emily Pittis (Sehome) 5:16.2; 3,200: Emily Pittis (Sehome) 12:27.8; 100 hurdles: Annie Waddell (Bellingham) 17.28; 300 hurdles: Hattie North (Bellingham) 50.26; 4x100: Squalicum (Jessica DeVere, Kirsten Webber, Julia DeVere, Kim Hazlett) 50.65; 4x200: Squalicum (Kristina DeKoster, Olivia Benner, Julia Devere, Kim Hazlett) 1:51.0; 4x400: Bellingham (Hannah Bradley, Emma Brice, Mia Hodges, Hattie North) 4:20.78; Shot put: Julia Sluys (Squalicum) 27-07.50; Discus: Julia Sluys (Squalicum) 66-01; Javelin: Natalie Millman (Squalicum) 84-01; High jump: Katie Alvord (Squalicum) 5-00.00; Pole vault: Kirsten Webber (Squalicum) 12-00.00; Long jump: Lauren Kurtz (Squalicum) 15-04.50; Triple jump: Meleri Cummins (Sehome) 32-08.00.