Woodbury Girls Track and Field: Raines rules the sprints at Park Invitational
On a day filled with a constant drizzle and overcast skies, Taylor Raines provided the lightning at the Park Invite April 24.
Raines performance highlighted a well-rounded day for the Royals, who collected points in multiple events en route to a third-place finish in the nine-team invite.
Woodbury scored wins in five events. Aside from Raines two victories, Maria Versaguis won the 100-meter hurdles with a time of 17.49 seconds, Woodbury’s 800-meter relay won with a time of one minute, 54.26 seconds and Katlyn Ableidinger won the 1,600-meter run in 5:33.85.Kathryn Henschell finished just behind Raines in the 100-meters, as she took third with a time of 13.87 seconds.Haley Orf took third in the 400-meter dash in 1:04.15. Tiffany Holiday and Julia Voss placed second and third in the 800-meter run, respectively. Taylor Lundin placed second in the long jump with a leap of 14-11 feet.
The Royals had two other strong relay finishes, as Woodbury placed second in both the 1,600-meter relay and the 3,200-meter relay.