The Lake Orion girls varsity track and field team finished sixth at the Michigan High School Athletic Association 2019 Lower Peninsula Division 1 Girls Track & Field Finals at East Kentwood High School on Saturday.
Earning all-state honors were:
Junior Sarah Griffin finished fifth in the pole vault, clearing 10-feet, 9-inches.
In the 100m hurdles, senior Melissa Symons finished third, at 14.29 seconds, and senior Madison Eaton finished fifth with a time of 14.51 seconds.
Sophomore Sophie Novak finished third in the state in the 1,600m run with a time of 4:50.56 minutes. She also finished fifth in the 800m run at 2:13:35 minutes.
Symons earned all-state honors in the 300m hurdles for her sixth place finish at 44.13 seconds.
Eaton came in 15th at 46.48 seconds in the 300m hurdles.
Griffin was 16th in the long jump with a jump of 16 feet, 7.25 inches.
The 4x800m relay team of Josie Arnold, Olivia Ames, Abby Locke and Allison Sherman finished 20th with a time of 10 minutes.
Lake Orion’s 4x100m relay team of Makayla Allen, Alayna Tisch, Shantel Stanley and Melissa Symons finished 23rd with a time of 50.98 seconds.
The team won its third consecutive MHSAA Region 9 Track & Field Championship on May 16, and won the OAA Red/White League Championship meet on May 9. – J.N.