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White River sweeps past Clover Park | THURSDAY TRACK AND FIELD

The White River track and field teams kept their South Puget Sound League 2A records perfect Thursday, sweeping past Clover Park.

Both the Hornet boys and girls squads improved to 2-0 in Lakewood. The White River boys topped the Warriors 84-62 while the girls routed their hosts 110-37.

The Hornet girls showed their dominance by winning 15 of 18 events.

The team was led by four girls who captured two events each. Johnna Coughlin won both the 100- and 200-meter sprints; Maddie Moser was tops in the 800- and 1,600-meter runs; Jade Crawford took the 100- and 300-meter hurdle races; and Megan Miller won the discus and javelin.

Other White River girls with first-place finishes were Brenna Liebel in the 400 meters; Gabby Sandsness, shot put; Cassidy Kunst, long jump; Madison Budinich, triple jump. Additionally, White River won the 4x100, 4x200 and 4x400 relay races.

The White River boys also had four athletes winning two events each. Nick Wells was tops in both the 100 and 200 sprints; Chris Fisher dominated the distances, winning at 1,600 and 3,200 meters; Devin Liebel continued to impress by winning both the 110- and 300-meter hurdle races; and Scott Anderson paced the field in the shot put and discus.

Other Hornet boys winning events were Sean Hayes in the javelin and Jordan Towne in the triple jump.

 

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