(Jefferson) The Guthrie Center boys and girls track teams both competed at the Jefferson-Scranton early-bird meet Monday night.
For the girls team, Therese Frels placed 2nd in the 1,500 and 3rd in the 3,000. Leah Courtney ran 2:34 to earn 2nd place in the 800. The Shuttle Hurdle relay team also placed 2nd as did the Distance Medley relay. The girls next meet will be Thursday at Perry.
Click here for the interview with Guthrie Center girls track coach Dave Spratte
For the boys team, Tim Schachtner placed first in the 100 and teammate Gavin Laughery placed 4th in that event. Eddy Halbur placed 3rd in both the 1,600 and 3,200 meter runs. Guthrie Center also got third place finishes in a pair of relay events. The Tigers ran 9.23 in the 4X800 and 1:07.9 in the Shuttle Hurdle. Guthrie Center runs again tonight at the Audubon early-bird meet.
Click here for the complete results of the Jefferson-Scranton early-bird meet