The lady Knights started off the last week of the regular season by competing last night at Edgewood against the host Mustangs, Owen Valley, and Lighthouse Christian Academy.
The Knights were led by junior Eden Siples who won the 200 and 400 meter dashes in 26.85 and 1:00.49 respectively. Siples also finished second in a competitive high jump competition by clearing 4 feet 10 inches. Freshman Ashley Roberts finished 3rd in the High Jump clearing 4 feet 10 inches as well. Siples finished up her evening, by anchoring the host Knights to a second place finish in the 4×400 meter relay. Siples was joined on the relay by freshmen Maggie Lackey and Jolee Kelett, and sophomore Haley Howard.
Freshman Maggie Lackey took home the individual victory in the 100 meter dash running a personal best time of 12.88 seconds, while junior Cheyenne Monfort finished 5th in a time of 13.83 seconds. Maggie was the anchor for the winning 4×100 meter relay team which ran a time of 53.22. She was joined on the relay by sophomores Mahaylee Bex and Haley Howard, and senior Sonja Nelson.
The 4×800 meter relay team of junior Madeline Sinders, sophomores Ginger Rayle and Yahaira Martinez, and freshman Ashley Roberts finished second to the host Mustangs and just missed out on running their personal best. They finished with a time of 11:48.40. Madeline ran a season best time in the 800 meter run to finish 4th with a time of 2:45.68. Yahaira was right behind her in 5th place running a personal best time of 2:50.83.
Sophomore Alysa Meyer finished second in the long jump with a best jump of 14 feet 9 and 3/4 inches. Rachel Bush took 3rd place in the shotput and 4th place in the discus with throws of 28 feet 5 and a half inches and 85 feet 1 inch respectively. Haley Howard finished 3rd in the 200 with a time of 28.33. Mahaylee Bex was 4th in the 200 with a time of 29.35. Jolee Kellett finished 3rd in the 400 with a time of 1:07.25. Katelyn Kidwell finished 4th in the 100 meter high hurdles with a time of 20.19.
The Knights will be competing next at the Big 4 Championships at Terre Haute South tomorrow night starting at 5:30pm.