Vikings News · Girls Varsity Track finishes 2nd place at Portage Northern


  Place Points
Niles High School 2nd 53
Kalamazoo Central High School 2nd 65

The Lady Vikes worked hard against both Portage Northern and Kalamazoo Central, both division 1 schools. In the field events, Yadia Underwood had a good showing taking 4th in the discus and 5th in the shotput. Sophia Hover cleared 7’06” in the pole vault while jumping 4’05” in the high jump. Sophia even took 1st place in the 300 hurdles- an event in which she has never even run before. Sade Pearson ran a strong 200 with a time of 30.2, taking 4th. Kaylee Thompson continued her quest to the be the best in distance. She took two 2nd’s and a 1st. Maeli Rogers also showed a good effort taking 5th in the 800. The Vikings will take to the track again on Friday at the Don Lukens Invitational at Loy Norrix High School.