Lakers' girls edge Fruitport to win Lakes Eight track championship

Spring Lake's girls track and field team edged Fruitport to win the Lakes Eight Conference championship at Saturday's league meet.
Tribune Staff
May 14, 2012

 

The Lakers, the regular-season conference champs, scored 148 points to Fruitport’s 126.

Several first-place finishes propelled the Lakers to victory.

Allie LeRoux won the pole vault at 10 feet, 11 inches, with teammate Paige Rubleski taking second place.

Brittany Beeler won both the 3,200-meter run (11 minutes, 33.86 seconds) and the 1,600 run (5:19.64), while Cory Cook won the 800 run in 2:22.0.

Spring Lake also won the 3,200 relay, the 800 relay and the 1,600 relay. The Lakers were second in the 400 relay.

Fruitport’s Dominique Jenkins won the 100 hurdles in 17.51 seconds and took second in the 300 hurdles at 51.62. The Trojans’ Heidi Klinger and Kayleigh Schute finished 1-2 in the 100 dash, with Klinger winning in 13.47 seconds.

Klinger also won the 200 dash in 27.40 seconds.

Schute took first in the long jump at 15-9 ½, beating out Spring Lake’s Kathryn Rumptz in that event.

Toni Parker was second in the high jump at 5-0.

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