High Jumpers Shine at State Relay
Marblehead High School's girl's track team's high jumpers took home the gold at the Division II State Relays.
The following information was provided by MHS girls' track coach Michael Toomey:
Marblehead High School's girls track team had a big day at Div. III State Relays in Pembroke over the weekend, scoring 22 points.
The highlight of the day came in the high jump, where the team of Celina Variam, Kelly Roland, and Lily Cummings took home the gold with a combined jump of 14 feet 9 inches.
Other scoring teams included the distance medley with a third place finish. Kathleen Huber had her best race as a freshman leading off in the the 1200 and Kelly Roland, Paige Ferrucci, and Janaya Randall moved up the pack and secured the third place medal.
The spring medley team got a strong leadoff leg from Paige Ferrucci and turned that into a fourth place finish with Cailin Daley, maura Tubridy, and Carlyn McGrath finishing things off.
Finally, the 4x200 came in seeded tenth but with strong legs from Daley, Tubridy, Monica Thorne, and a monster leg from freshman Carlyn Mcgrath they moved up for a fifth place finish.