West Liberty-Salem Girls Track Team in 4th Place at Wayne Invitational


The West Liberty-Salem Girls Track and Field team is currently in fourth place after Day One of the Wayne Invitational held at Troy Memorial Stadium.

Top 5 team scores:

  • 1st Centerville 32.5
  • 2nd Springboro 20
  • 3rd Minster 18
  • 4th WLS 17
  • 5th Springfield 15.5

The Tigers had three relay teams with podium finishes including the Shuttle Hurdle team of Claire Longshore, Alaina Irving, Hattie Jacobs, and Sophia Hardwick placing second in a school record time of 1:08.53, the 4000 Meter Distance Medley team of Ashley Yoder, Mallory Bostick, Addie McAuley, and Malia Miller placing fourth (13:08.06) and the same quartet of Miller, McAuley, Yoder and Bostick teaming up for a fifth-place finish in the 4×800 Meter Relay (10:09.72).

In pole vault, Elise Longshore finished 13th out of 40 vaulters in a career PR of 10’0.

Qualifying for Friday’s finals in the 100 Meter Hurdles were Claire Longshore (16.80) Sophia Hardwick (17.02) and Delaney Jones in the 100 Meter Dash (12.41).