Boys Varsity Track, Girls Varsity Track · Girls Track & Field Wins Regional Title; 10 events Qualify for State


Congratulations to both the boys and girls team for their performance at the Regional Track and Field Finals at Austintown Fitch HS.

The Lady Irish captured the REGIONAL TEAM TITLE with 6 events qualifying to State.  Our boys finished 7th and have 4 events qualifying to State. Here are the qualifying events:

Boys 4 x 800M relay (Chase Powers, Colin Scahill, Alex Phillip, Matt Sollenberger)
Girls 4 x 800M relay (Theresa Hagey, Nina Zraik, Emily Bame, Natalie Tobin)
Kya Epps 100M
Kya Epps 200M
Aminah Claxton 400M
Theresa Hagey 1600M
Matt Sollenberger 1600M
Matt Sollenberger 800M
Alex Phillip 3200M
Girls 4 x 400M relay (Aminah Claxton, Emily Bame, Laney King, Olivia Mathis)

The Track and Field State Competition will begin on Friday, May 31st at 1:30pm (Division II) with running events.  All events take place at Jesse Owens Stadium at The Ohio State University.  Finals will happen the following day, Saturday, June 1st, with DII also beginning at 1:30pm.
Here is more on the State Tournament: https://ohsaa.org/Sports-Tournaments/Track-Field/Track-Field-2019/2019-OHSAA-Track-Field-State-Championships-Coverage-Page

*picture compliments of STVM parent, Kate Bame