Ladycats excel at Jacksonville track meet


Ashley Smith, Gabriana Dornak and Ashlee Taylor each won an event, while Jazmin Ray took the blue ribbon in three individual events and she ran a leg of the winning sprint relay team.

Ray won the 100-meter dash in a time of 12.69 seconds, and she was tops in the long jump with a leap of 16-11 and first in the triple jump with a leap of 34-8.

Smith won the 1,600 run in a time of 6:07.21, Taylor cleared 5-2 to win the high jump and Dornak had the best height in the pole vault at 11-8.

In the 400 relay, the team of Ray, Rebecca Lampin, Macy Smith and Taylor posted the top time of 51.44 seconds. The foursome of Tierra Brown, Sierra Brown, Tatum Barnett and Taylor Bright recorded the win in a time of 4:31.0. In the 800 relay, the foursome of Kristin Reeves, Barnett, Kelcee Arnett and Aloha Giles crossed the finish line in second place with a time of 1:53.57.

Lampin also placed second in the 100 dash with a time of 12.87 seconds; Bright captured second in the 400 run with a time of 1:05.0; Erika Hernandez posted a time of 13:43.0 for second place in the 3,200 run; Taylor was second in the 100 hurdles race with a time of 17.77 seconds; and Giles had a leap of 33-1½ for second place in the triple jump.

Whitehouse swept the pole vault. Following Dornak’s winning height, Rylie Smith placed second at 11-0 and Lampin was third after she cleared 7-6.

Winning third place honors included Reeves in the 200 with a time of 28.49 seconds; Hernandez in the 800 with a time of 2:48.24; and Smith in the long jump with a leap of 15-8½.

In the 400 run, Tierra Brown placed fourth with a time of 1:06.88, while Sierra Brown crossed the finish line in fifth with a time of 1:07.44. In the 800, the same pair posted fourth and fifth place times of 2:58.64 and 3:04.9, respectively.

Giles also was fourth in the 100 dash with a time of 18.95 seconds, Katherine Deck placed fourth in the long jump with a leap of 4-5½ and Megan Tarbutton was sixth in the 3,200 with a time of 16:59. Arnett placed fifth in the 200 with a time of 28.75 seconds.