The track and field team recognized its senior members at the end of the last home meet on Monday, April 30. Each senior was was thanked in a speech by the juniors, and presented with flowers and a gift. Each athlete then posed with her parents for a photo. Afterward the entire team enjoyed a dinner of pizza and other treats.
On Senior Night, the Villa Track and Field team finished their regular season with some excellent performances. Competing against Villa Joseph Marie, Merion Mercy Academy, and Gwynedd Mercy Academy, many of the athletes finished in the top 3 of their event.
First place finishers were Kalise Mack (100m dash), Sarah Raubenheimer (3200m run), Kara Schiek (high jump, long jump & Javelin), the 4x100m relay team, and the 4x400m relay team.
Second place finishers were Bella Carlucci (100m dash), Anna Nunag (200m dash), Dylan Miller (400m dash), Alyssa Ficco (1600m run), Julia Ayres (3200m run), Alyson Metger (long jump), Norah Bice (discus), and A’sja Abron (shot put).
Third place finishers were Hope Brown (400m dash), Alyson Metzger (300m hurdles), and Caroline Ludt (javelin).
It was a great season for the Track and Field team! Many athletes are continuing to compete and qualified for the League Championship Meet to be held Wednesday, May 9th at Ursinus College.