At Bunker Hill High School on Tuesday, March 27, University Christian’s girls track and field team finished in 6th place. The meet featured the seven public high schools in Catawba County and UCHS. The Lady Barracudas were led by sophomore Amanda Perry who won the shot put with a school record toss of 30′ 3″. The mark also qualified Amanda for the NCISAA 1A/2A State Championship to be held a Campbell University in May.
Joining Perry as medalists at the county meet were senior Sarah Roseman who finished a close second in the 800 meter run and also qualified for the state meet. Sarah joined twin sister Sally Roseman, senior Catherine Crooks and junior Anna McNeely in taking the bronze medal in the 1600 meter relay. Sally Roseman ran a strong anchor leg to lead the Lady Barracudas past Bunker Hill’s team down the final homestretch of the 4×400 relay.
Every member of the UCHS girls track team scored at the meet. Below is a summary of athletes and the events in which they scored.
Sarah Roseman 1600 meter run, 800 meter run, 1600 relay
Amanda Perry Shot Put
Avery Guyer Shot Put, Discus
Caroline Walker 1600 meter run, 3200 meter run
Sally Roseman 400 meter run, 1600 meter relay
Courtney Page Discus
Catherine Crooks 400 relay, 1600 relay
Anna McNeely 1600 relay
Sophie Williams 400 relay
Gracie Myers 400 relay
Lola Pappas 400 relay