Lady Pacers finished second in the ORVC Track Meet


The Switzerland County Lady Pacers finished a strong second overall in last Thursday’s ORVC Conference Track Meet, which was held at Madison Consolidated High School.

Southwestern won the conference with a team total of 153; followed by Switzerland County with 94. South Ripley was third with 61; Jac-Cen-Del was fourth with 55; Rising Sun finished with 47; Milan had 45; and Madison Shawe had seven.

The Lady Pacers had one individual conference champion, with Susie Reyes winning the discus with a distance of 95′ 8 1/2″. Also winning the conference title was the 3,200-meter relay team of Allie Mathews, Paige Ridener, Bre Hinman, and Emily White, who won in a time of 11:04.

Second places were earned by Emily White in the 800-meter run; Olivia Hewitt in the high jump; and Eve Galbreath in the shot put.

Earning third place points were Megan Dasis in the 100-meter dash; Paige Ridener in the 3,200-meter run; and the 400-meter relay team of Emily White, Bre Ricketts, Alexis Carfield, and Megan Dasis.

Fourth places were earned by Megan Dasis in the 200-meter dash; Paige Ridener in the 1,600-meter run; Bre Hinman in the 800-meter run; Eve Galbreath in the 110-meter low hurdles; and the 1,600-meter relay team of Allie Mathews, Eve Galbreath, Bre Hinman, and Emily White.

Finishing fifth were Alexis Carfield in the 400-meter dash; Bre Hinman in the 1,600-meter run; and Paige Sawyer in the 300-meter hurdles; while sixth places were earned by Bre Ricketts in the 300-meter hurdles, the long jump, and the high jump; and Susie Reyes in the shot put.