Images: Saturday at the State Final Meet in Girls Track & Field

 
 
Updated 5/19/2018 10:08 PM

See action from Saturday at the State Final Meet in Girls Track & Field at O'Brien Field on the campus of Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.

Wauconda's Grace Daun clears the bar to win a state championship in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wauconda's Grace Daun clears the bar to win a state championship in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Halle Bieber reacts to winning the state championship in the Class 3A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Halle Bieber reacts to winning the state championship in the Class 3A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart is hugged by teammate Katie Hohe after Hart's record-time, state championship in the Class 3A 1,600-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart is hugged by teammate Katie Hohe after Hart's record-time, state championship in the Class 3A 1,600-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Rosary's Brooke Delahanty focuses on the track in the Class 2A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Rosary's Brooke Delahanty focuses on the track in the Class 2A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Neuqua Valley's Riley Ammenhauser in the Class 3A triple jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Neuqua Valley's Riley Ammenhauser in the Class 3A triple jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wauconda's Grace Daun concentrates before her championship winning jump in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wauconda's Grace Daun concentrates before her championship winning jump in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wauconda's Grace Daun reacts to winning a state championship in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wauconda's Grace Daun reacts to winning a state championship in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart leads the pack from start to finish of the Class 3A 1,600-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart leads the pack from start to finish of the Class 3A 1,600-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart (2) smiles during the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart (2) smiles during the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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West Aurora's Dajour Miles out-distances the field in the Class 3A 400-meter dash of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
West Aurora's Dajour Miles out-distances the field in the Class 3A 400-meter dash of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Halle Bieber eyes the finish line in her state championship run in the Class 3A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Halle Bieber eyes the finish line in her state championship run in the Class 3A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wheaton Academy's Karyn Best reacts to finishing second and losing her title as defending state champion in the Class 2A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wheaton Academy's Karyn Best reacts to finishing second and losing her title as defending state champion in the Class 2A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Allison Grady takes the baton from Saffilla Allie in the Class 3A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Allison Grady takes the baton from Saffilla Allie in the Class 3A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Allison Grady gets a hug after her performance in the Class 3A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Allison Grady gets a hug after her performance in the Class 3A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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The Rosary 1,600-meter relay team prays together before their race in the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
The Rosary 1,600-meter relay team prays together before their race in the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Rosary's Julianne Hutchison turns to take the baton for her leg of the Class 2A 1,600-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Rosary's Julianne Hutchison turns to take the baton for her leg of the Class 2A 1,600-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Rosary's Brooke Delahanty gets her last breath before the finish of the Class 2A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Rosary's Brooke Delahanty gets her last breath before the finish of the Class 2A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard East's Briana Raysby in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard East's Briana Raysby in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Geneva's Taryn Christy, a senior, gets a hug from St. Charles North's Audrey Ernst, also a senior, at the end of their last high school race together at the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Geneva's Taryn Christy, a senior, gets a hug from St. Charles North's Audrey Ernst, also a senior, at the end of their last high school race together at the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard West's Daniela Polencheck wins the 100-meter wheelchair race of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard West's Daniela Polencheck wins the 100-meter wheelchair race of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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St. Charles North's Audrey Ernst gets squeezed out of position at the start of the Class 3A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
St. Charles North's Audrey Ernst gets squeezed out of position at the start of the Class 3A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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York's Katherine Tomaska stays with the pack in her leg of the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
York's Katherine Tomaska stays with the pack in her leg of the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Kaneland's Rachel Richtman, right, edges St. Charles East's Alice Abbott  in the last yards of the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Kaneland's Rachel Richtman, right, edges St. Charles East's Alice Abbott in the last yards of the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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St. Viator's Katie Castelli, second from left, hops to warm up at the starting line of the Class 2A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
St. Viator's Katie Castelli, second from left, hops to warm up at the starting line of the Class 2A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Palatine's Jess Streepy in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Palatine's Jess Streepy in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Rosary's Brooke Delahanty in the Class 2A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Rosary's Brooke Delahanty in the Class 2A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Lake Zurich's Kelsey Rothas in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Lake Zurich's Kelsey Rothas in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Geneva's Taryn Christy catches Wheeling's Yailene Leon at the finish of the Class 3A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Geneva's Taryn Christy catches Wheeling's Yailene Leon at the finish of the Class 3A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Hersey's Alessia Olhava hits the pit after clearing the bar in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Hersey's Alessia Olhava hits the pit after clearing the bar in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wheaton Warrenville South's Laurel Moneysmith finishes the Class 3A 3,200-meter run in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wheaton Warrenville South's Laurel Moneysmith finishes the Class 3A 3,200-meter run in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Carmel's Brigid Hull and Lauren Laughlin juggles the exchange in the rain but are able to continue the Class 2A 3,200-meter relay in the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Carmel's Brigid Hull and Lauren Laughlin juggles the exchange in the rain but are able to continue the Class 2A 3,200-meter relay in the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Benet's Elisabeth Camic leads Prospect's Julia O'Grady and Schaumburg's Madison Marasco in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Benet's Elisabeth Camic leads Prospect's Julia O'Grady and Schaumburg's Madison Marasco in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart gets a fast start against Naperville North's Sarah Schmitt in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard West's Katelynne Hart gets a fast start against Naperville North's Sarah Schmitt in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Lake Park's Isabelle Kennedy in the Class 3A triple jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Lake Park's Isabelle Kennedy in the Class 3A triple jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Halle Bieber races to a second-place finish of the Class 3A 100-meter hurdles in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Halle Bieber races to a second-place finish of the Class 3A 100-meter hurdles in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Buffalo Grove's Nya Carr and Lakes's Taylor Tilmon in the Class 3A 100-meter dash of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Buffalo Grove's Nya Carr and Lakes's Taylor Tilmon in the Class 3A 100-meter dash of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Kaneland's Cierra Kuipers in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Kaneland's Cierra Kuipers in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Lake Park's Kelly Zehnder in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Lake Park's Kelly Zehnder in the Class 3A pole vault of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wheeling's Yailene Leon fights for position at the start of the Class 3A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wheeling's Yailene Leon fights for position at the start of the Class 3A 800-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wheaton North's Allyson Serbick hands the baton to teammate Wheaton North's Malia Humecki in the Class 3A 800-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wheaton North's Allyson Serbick hands the baton to teammate Wheaton North's Malia Humecki in the Class 3A 800-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Prospect's Mikayla Olsen in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Prospect's Mikayla Olsen in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Burlington Central's Lauren Dowd fights for position at the start of the Class 2A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Burlington Central's Lauren Dowd fights for position at the start of the Class 2A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Barrington's Alyssa Norris starts her leg of the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Barrington's Alyssa Norris starts her leg of the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Barrington's Molly FitzPatrick fights to the finish of the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Barrington's Molly FitzPatrick fights to the finish of the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Batavia's Davinia Wilson starts the Class 3A 400-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Batavia's Davinia Wilson starts the Class 3A 400-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Batavia's Tori Ortiz finishes the Class 3A 400-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Batavia's Tori Ortiz finishes the Class 3A 400-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Harvest Christian's Nygia Pollard keeps pace in the Class 1A 3,200-meter run in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Harvest Christian's Nygia Pollard keeps pace in the Class 1A 3,200-meter run in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Wheaton Academy's Julia Robleski looks for position in the Class 2A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Wheaton Academy's Julia Robleski looks for position in the Class 2A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Alex Morris leads Barrington's Jocelyn Long and Libertyville's Melissa Manetsch in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Alex Morris leads Barrington's Jocelyn Long and Libertyville's Melissa Manetsch in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Oswego's Grace Pagone leads St. Charles East's Alice Abbott in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Oswego's Grace Pagone leads St. Charles East's Alice Abbott in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Burlington Central's Brooke Barkocy finishes the Class 2A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Burlington Central's Brooke Barkocy finishes the Class 2A 300-meter hurdles of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Grayslake Central's Meghan Fletcher in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Grayslake Central's Meghan Fletcher in the Class 3A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Glenbard North's Hannah Ivy leaves the blocks at the start of the Class 3A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Glenbard North's Hannah Ivy leaves the blocks at the start of the Class 3A 1,600-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Carmel's Aileen Hull rounds a turn in the Class 2A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Carmel's Aileen Hull rounds a turn in the Class 2A 3,200-meter relay in the of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Claire Bruce hands the baton to teammate Hannah Ricci as they try to keep pace with Glenbard East's Lauren Huber and Emily Anderson in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Claire Bruce hands the baton to teammate Hannah Ricci as they try to keep pace with Glenbard East's Lauren Huber and Emily Anderson in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Naperville North's Natalie Walsh in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Naperville North's Natalie Walsh in the Class 3A 3,200-meter relay of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Timothy Christian's Hope Clark in the Class 1A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Timothy Christian's Hope Clark in the Class 1A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Libertyville's Melissa Manetsch runs in a pack that includes Barrington's Jocelyn Long, left, Grayslake North's Kelli Tosic, rear, and Naperville North's Sarah Schmitt, right in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Libertyville's Melissa Manetsch runs in a pack that includes Barrington's Jocelyn Long, left, Grayslake North's Kelli Tosic, rear, and Naperville North's Sarah Schmitt, right in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Palatine's Anne Marie Jordan in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Palatine's Anne Marie Jordan in the Class 3A 3,200-meter run of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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Aurora Central Catholic's Ella Englehardt in the Class 2A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
Aurora Central Catholic's Ella Englehardt in the Class 2A high jump of the girls track and field state finals on Saturday at Eastern Illinois University in Charleston.
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