Girls Middle School Track, Girls Varsity Track · Colon Leads Lady Kougar 4×200 Relay Team to Indoor State Meet Berth

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Today the Lady Kougar 4×200 relay team of seniors Julianna Colon and Rae Walther, sophomore Sarah Martin and freshman Courtney Sizemore found out they have qualified for the Hoosier State Relays (HSR) Championships, aka indoor state meet.  On Saturday, March 11th, at Purdue, that foursome placed 3rd overall at the HSR Trials in an excellent time of 1:51.59, to nab the final qualifying spot for this Saturday’s Finals, at IU’s (home of graduated superstar Jenna Jungels) Gladstein Fieldhouse.  With Spring Break vacations approaching, Colon, who has looked magnificent all indoor season, will be joined by sr. veteran 400 runner Abby Klemp, jr. letter winner/sprinter Natalie Fox, and soph. distance ace Becca Caldwell at Saturday’s state indoor meet.  Congratulations to all seven runners! KV competes in the 4A-6A Large School Division, which will begin at 7:00 am CST.  This Friday, the 24th, practice will be over by 4:00 at the latest, there will be NO practice, this Saturday the 25th, and next week over Spring Break, optional practices will be Monday-Tuesday-Wednesday-Thursday-Friday and Saturday from 10 am till noon.  If you have any questions, please text Coach Lewallen at (219) 776-6295.  Thank you.