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Track Team Opens Indoor Season

The St. Joseph’s Academy track and field team began its defense of its 2021 indoor state championship in the season opener on January 8. The unscored LSU High School Classic was held in the Carl Maddox Field House. 

Finishing in the top 20 in their respective events were the following: 

4x200m Relay: Dillon Landry, Haley Jones, Ava Dunn and Hannah Jones, 11th place, 1:51.93

1,600m Run: Maddie Gardiner, 5th place, 5:29.05; Hannah Vaughn, 7th place, 5:34.95

800m Run: Elise Jones, 4th place, 2:28.41 (Indoor personal record); Amelia Cochran, 11th place, 2:35.94

60m Hurdles: Elizabeth Gordon, 17th place, 10.74 (personal record)

400m Dash: Alex Stewart, 18th place, 1:07.37

4x800m Relay: Elise Jones, Maddie Kate Gardiner, Hannah Vaughn and Amelia Cochran, 2nd place, 10:14.33

3200m Run: Emma Claire Hendry, 1st place, 11:37.97 (personal record); Grace Rennhoff, 4th place, 11:49.12 (personal record) 

4x400m Relay: Haley Jones, Ava Dunn, Inessa Robillard and Hannah Jones, 7th place, 4:22.79

Pole Vault: Ava Riche, 4th place, 11’ 7.5” (Indoor personal record; new school record); Rachel Kerr, 8th place, 10’ 8”

High Jump: Reese Favaloro, 9th place, 4’ 6.75”; Gabrielle Graff, 12th place, 4’ 6.75”

Long Jump: Gabrielle Graff, 17th place, 13’ 6”

Triple Jump: Simone Castelluccio, 3rd place, 35’ 10.75” (personal record; tied school record); Ava Riche, 5th place, 34’ 4.75” 

Shot Put: Lyndsey Darensbourg, 5th place, 35’ 9.25”; Catherine Burkhalter, 18th place, 30’ 7.75” 

Mindy Brodhaed Averitt
Communications Director

Photos courtesy of Charlie Daigle