2017-05-25 / Sports

Junior High Girls, Boys, Compete in SAC Track Championship in St. Ignace


Emmalee Hart of St. Ignace takes her turn at the pole vault event Monday, May 15, at St. Ignace, while teammate Jerzie Belleville looks on. Hart placed second in the event and Belleville tied for third. Hart also won the 400-meter dash and the 800-meter run. Emmalee Hart of St. Ignace takes her turn at the pole vault event Monday, May 15, at St. Ignace, while teammate Jerzie Belleville looks on. Hart placed second in the event and Belleville tied for third. Hart also won the 400-meter dash and the 800-meter run. Monday, May 15, St. Ignace hosted the Straits Area Conference Championship for seventh and eighth grade track. The Saints girls placed second behind Sault Area Middle School. Cheboygan was third and Rudyard fourth, respectively. Emmalee Hart of the Saints was a two-time winner, winning the 800m run (2:40.50) and the 400m dash (1:05.20). She also placed second in pole vault. Also of St. Ignace, Lyla Horn placed first in the long jump (12’02”) and Brooke Brandstrom won the high jump (4’6”).

Saints Girls Event Results

55m Hurdles: 3. Nikaya Kingsbury


St. Ignace’s Lyla Horn clears her last hurdle neck and neck with an athlete from Sault Ste. Marie, Monday, May 15, in St. Ignace. The Saints junior high girls placed second in the meet. Horn did not place in this event, but did win in the long jump. St. Ignace’s Lyla Horn clears her last hurdle neck and neck with an athlete from Sault Ste. Marie, Monday, May 15, in St. Ignace. The Saints junior high girls placed second in the meet. Horn did not place in this event, but did win in the long jump. 800m Relay: Third

800m Run: 1. Emmalee Hart 4. Morgan Marshall

1600m Run: 2. Hallie Marshall

400m Dash: 1. Emmalee Hart

3200m Relay: Fourth

70m Dash: 3. Hallie Marshall, St. Ignace

200m Hurdles: 3. Kylee Peters 5. Ella Adams

200m Dash: 5. Nikaya Kingsbury

1600m Relay: Third


Nikaya Kingsbury of St. Ignace leaps her final hurdle, with teammate Ella Adams close behind, in the girls 55-meter hurdles event. She finished third in this event and fifth in the 200-meter dash. Adams finished fifth in the 200-meter hurdles event. The girls team placed second overall behind Sault Ste. Marie. Nikaya Kingsbury of St. Ignace leaps her final hurdle, with teammate Ella Adams close behind, in the girls 55-meter hurdles event. She finished third in this event and fifth in the 200-meter dash. Adams finished fifth in the 200-meter hurdles event. The girls team placed second overall behind Sault Ste. Marie. 400m Relay: Fourth

Long Jump: 1. Lyla Horn 2. Regan Mortensen

High Jump: 1. Brooke Brandstrom 3. Madison Bigelow

Shot Put: 2. Skylar Dumas

Pole Vault: 2. Emmalee Hart 3. Jerzie Belleville 5. Kylee Peters

Saints Boys Event Results

55m Hurdles: 2. Jackson Ingalls

800m Relay: First

100m Dash: 1. Garrett Rickley 3. Jacob Dorenbecker 4. Chase Tallaire

1600m Relay: Third (Cook, Rodarte, Meyer, Blair)

400m Relay: First
3200m Relay: Third

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