BLOOMINGTON - The Lady Royals Track Team placed ninth at the Hoosier State Relays Finals at IU.
The team was led by two third place finishes both also breaking indoor school records. The 4 x 200 meter relay team of Olivia Burgess, Mia Mackenzie, Tierra Sydnor, and Camille Christopher ran 1:42.63 almost 2 seconds faster than the previous school record.
Jessica Bray cleared 11 feet in the pole vault bettering her previous indoor record by 6 inches from 2 weeks ago.
Also making the medal stand was Tayah Irvin in the high jump tying for eighth place at 5 feet 2 inches.
Mia Mackenzie just missed the finals in the 60 meter hurdles in ninth place.
All relays ran season best times with the 4 x8 00 meter relay team of Ellie Pedersen, Abbie Lohman, Maddie Mirro, and Abby Jones finishing 12th in 10:04.53; the distance medley relay team of Pedersen, Caroline Shumaker, Mirro, and Lilly Cummins in 16th in 12:54.50; and the 4 x 400 meter relay team of Angela Perry, Lauren Johnson, Jasmeen Saini, and Sydnor finished 18th in 4:15.79.
Natalie McDaniel and Sydney Sloan placed 11th and 15th in the pole vault both clearing 10 feet which ties them for second all-time indoors.