District 90 represents at state track meet

BY KATHERINE MURRAY
WEEKLY REPORTER

The Carriel boys track team earned second place at the state track meet. (Photo provided by Carriel Coach Sarah Mister)

O’FALLON – O’Fallon District 90 made a huge statement at the SIJHSAA Class L State track meet on Saturday, May 13. Carriel Junior High had over twenty participants for both boys and girls track, while Fulton had a dozen.

Carriel Junior High finished second in both boys and girls team standings. Coming in with a big win was the 4×400 meter relay team of Amilian Branch, Sofia Parker, Peyton Schieppe and Aubrey Mister, posting a time of 4:18:94. The girls set a meet record, edging out the precious record set by Highland in 2014 by over a second. Other winners for the Lady Cougars included a first place for Schieppe in the 1600 meter, with Julie Monson placing fifth, a first place win for Mister in the 800 and second place in the 400.

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