Friday Harbor girls relay team places fourth at state meet Friday Harbor girls 4x100-meter relay team placed fourth at the 2019 Class 2B Track and Field Championships in Cheney Saturday, May 25.
Posing with their medals and Coach Shannon Plummer are, from left, Brianna Hess, Alex Holman, Katie Place and Jaclyn Domenech. Carol Holman photo
The Wolverine runners — senior Jaclyn Domenech, junior Brianna Hess, junior Katie Place and sophomore Alex Holman — finished the final in 51.70 seconds, .02 behind third-place Liberty Bell. The Wolverines’ final time was an improvement of more than half a second from the day before — they finished fifth in the preliminaries in 52.29.
Photos by Carol Holman
Domenech finished her high school with a personal-best time in the 400-meter preliminaries. She ran the length of the track in 1:03.89 and was 12th in the field. (The top eight finishers advance to the finals.)
Hess ran her 200-meter dash preliminary in 28.68 and was 15th.
Emily Vogel placed 11th in 1600 run in 5:40.68. The sophomore finished 13th in the 800 run preliminaries at 2:35.03
Junior Ryan Schaefer — the sole Friday Harbor boy competing in the state meet — tossed the discus 113 feet, seven inches in the preliminaries and finished 14th.