For the second straight year the Whitebead Lady Chiefs have c aptured the Oklahoma Rural Elementary Schools (ORES) state title in girls track. This year’s meet was held in McAlester.
Winners from the meet include:
100 meter hurdles - Emily Gilley 3rd, 17.85; Katie Lance, 4th, 18.73
400 meter relay - Hannah Hodge, Gilley, Kaylie Upton and Smantha Cozart, 2nd 55.24
100 meter dash - Cozart, 5th 13.47
300 hurdles - Gilley, 4th 53.0
800 meter relay - Lance, Gilley, K. Upton, Cozart, 2nd 1:56.9
1600 meter relay - Lance, K. Upton, Amanda Upton, Hodge, 5th 4:42
High Jump - MaryBeth Balcerak, 1st 5-0, A. Upton, 4th 4-8
Shot Put - Madie Caldwell, 2nd, 33-8, Christina Coles 3rd, 31-7
Balcerak’s jump of 5-feet set a new state record in the high jump.