BY PCC STAFF
MT. PLEASANT – The Fort Madison girls track squad continues to win where they’ve been winning.
The Lady Hounds’ Brett Schneider has taken first-place in the 800 meter run in every outdoor event this spring and did so again Tuesday night at the Mount Pleasant Panther Relays in high school girls track action.
Schneider’s time of 2:20.47 was a full five seconds ahead of the pack and garnered the Hounds 10 points. Fort Madison finished in 12th place out of 19 teams at the meet.
The Hounds long-distance guru Sierra Howardson took second place in the 3000-meter run with a time of 11:20.14. FMHS’ distance medley team of Brynn Schroeder, Maddy McVey, Schneider and Howardson also took second with a 4:35.86 mark.
Howardson got Fort Madison more points when she placed third in the 1500-meter run, while the 4×400-meter team of Claire Mendez, McVey, Howardson and Schneider took 4th for the Hounds’ other points with a time of 4:27.53.
The Lady Hounds travel to Washington Thursday for the Washington Invite.
Complete results (top 5 finishes in bold)
800-meter sprint Medley
FM – Brynn Schroeder, Daylyn Wondra, Brittney Sanford and Alaina Gilpin – 2:16.21 (8th)
FM – Sierra Howardson, 11:20.14 (2nd)
FM – Kamryn Bailey, Lexi Miller, Claire Mendez and Maddy McVey – 10:54.32 (4th)
FM – Brittiney Harris – 14.31 (12th), Brittney Sanford – 15.24 (14th)
FM – Schroeder, McVey, Brett Schneider and Howardson – 4:35.86 (2nd)
FM – Alaina Gilpin – 1:12.22 (7th), Paige Munson – 1:16.89 (11th)
FM – Miller, Bailey, Sanford and Gilpin 2:04.31 (8th)
FM – Elizabeth Miller – 20.84 (14th)
FM – Schneider – 2:20.47 (1st), Anna Kester 2:54.14 (10th)
FM – Bailey – 30.44 (10th), Mendez 31.04 (14th)
FM – Miller – 1:19.42 (8th)
FM – Howardson 5:14.04 (3rd), Claire Hellman – 6:19.25 (10th)
FM – Sanford, Ellie Baxter, Wondra, Elizabeth Fincher – 1:02.51 (8th)
FM – Mendez, McVey, Howardson and Schneider – 4:27.53 (4th)
FM – Paige Munson – 11-10 (10th), Ellie Baxter – 10-11 (11th)
FM – Harris -31-07 (6th), Fincher – 23.09.5 (16th)
FM – Harris – 64-02 (15th), Fincher – 46-00 (16th)
FM Total points – 45 (12th place overall)