MS girls track team captures Vevay Newspapers Invitational


The Switzerland County Middle School girls track team earned the championship of the Vevay Newspapers Invitational last Friday night at the Pacer track.

The Lady Pacers won the event with a score of 56; followed by Southwestern with 48; Rising Sun with 45; and Jac-Cen-Del with 35.

Individually, Eve Galbreath won the 100-meter hurdles in a time of :17.26; Megan Dasis won the 100-meter dash in a time of :13.68; Jade Mullins won the 800-meter run with a time of 2:47.12; and the 400-meter relay team of Megan Dasis, Courtney Pedraza, Adeli Kinne, and Jade Mullins won in a time of :58.14.

Earning second places were Eve Galbreath in the shot put and 400-meter dash; Megan Dasis in the long jump and 200-meter dash; and Cameron Ray in the 1,600-meter run.

Third place points were earned by Jade Mullins in the high jump and Courtney Pedraza in the 100-meter dash.

Ashley Chase is the team’s coach.