The Fairfield girls’ track and field team traveled to Fort Madison Tuesday evening to compete against the rest of the Southeast Conference, along with Cedar Rapids’ Kennedy and Jefferson high schools, Burlington and West Burlington/Notre Dame.
The Trojans finished fifth out of nine teams and second of the SEC schools, behind Mt. Pleasant who was the overall meet champion.
1 Mt. Pleasant 145
2 CR Kennedy 118
3 W. Burlington/ND 84
4 CR Jefferson 55
5 Fairfield 53
6 Keokuk 44
7 Washington 41
8 Burlington 26
9 Fort Madison 22
100 Meter Dash
Sophomore Olivia Jones was the top Trojan finisher with a time of 14.27, good for ninth place and just ahead of senior Blair Bowman (14.48) who finished 11th.
200 Meter Dash
FHS freshman Anna Dunlap (27.96) was fifth overall, followed by 13th place finisher, junior Allison Rebling (31.11) and 16th place Bowman (x32.05)
400 Meter Dash
Trojan freshman Grace Sobaski ran the long spring in 1:19.32, good for 15th place.
800 Meter Run
Freshmen Mallory Lyon (2:46.07) was fifth overall, while her classmate Grace Sobaski was 17th with a time of 3:15.30.
1500 Meter Run
Mt. Pleasant junior Abby Ryon won the near-mile as usual with a time of 5:09.31, but barely edged Fairfield senior Ashley Bloomquist who crossed the line in second in 5:13.13 while Trojan junior Hailey Pohren-Gevock clocked in at 5:58 flat.
3000 Meter Run
Eighth-place was where Pohren-Gevock’s time of 13:30.66 got her in the almost two-mile race.
100 Meter Hurdles
Ninth-grader Brynley Allison was the top Trojan finisher with a time of 18.40, good for 11th place. Senior Malory Jones (19.11) was 15th and freshman Hannah Bergren (x21.51) was 21st.
400 Meter Hurdles
The Trojan senior Jones was fourth with a time of 1:16.18, while the freshman Allison was eighth in 1:19.77.
4x100 Meter Relay
Blair Bowman, Allison Reblin, Hannah Bergren and Hannah Simpson combined for a time of 58.54 that placed them in 11th.
4x200 Meter Relay
Sophie Wallerich, Mallory Lyon, Carly Ferrell and Olivia Jones finished sixth with a time of 1:57.29.
4x400 Meter Relay
The Trojans combination of Jill Dunlap, Anna Dunlap, Danielle Breen and Mallory Lyon (4:32.05) were second behind the Kennedy Cougars who clocked in at 4:25.51.
800 Sprint Medley
Fairfield was fifth with J. Dunlap, S. Wallerich, A. Dunlap and A. Bloomquist crossing the line in 2:01.83, but were just .64 behind third place Jefferson who clocked in at 2:01.19. Mt. Pleasant finished first in 1:55.91 while Kennedy was second in 1:56.98.
J. Dunlap, D. Breen, A. Dunlap and A. Bloomquist ran a time of 4:30.49, just 00:01.13 behind Mt. Pleasant’s winning time of 4:29.36.
4x100 Meter Shuttle Hurdle
B. Allison, M. Jones, A. Rebling and H. Bergren joined together to finish seventh with a time of 1:19.97.
Fifth place was what freshman Danielle Breen earned with a leap of 14’11.50” while senior Blair Bowman was 11th with a measured distance of 13’01.25”.
Senior Olivia Roberts was third overall with a toss of 33’06.00” and freshman Hannah Simpson was ninth with a length of 29’01.00”.
FHS senior Julia Fritz was second with a toss of 114’ while freshman Sophia Fritz was 11th with a distance of 79’08”.