|The Jay County Girls Track team opened their outdoor season at home against Blackford and Muncie South. The Patriots won 14 of the 15 events posting 118 total points (Blackford 15, Muncie South 14).
Individual winning efforts for the Patriots included Malarie Houck (100M Hurdles/300M Hurdles),Ciera Barcus (High Jump/Long Jump),Emma Laux (200M), Amber Huelskamp (400M), Abbi Dunlavy (800M), Abigail Johnson (1600M), Kellie Fortkamp (3200M), McKensie Muhlenkamp (Shot Put), Christina Easton (Discus).
Winning relay efforts from the Patriots included the 4X800 relay team of Abbi Dunlavy, Erika Kunkler, Sydney Mathias, Abigail Johnson. The 4X100 relay team of Emma Laux, Taylor Homan, Lexie Myers, and Tasya Smith also posted a relay victory. Morgan Brown, Lexie Myers, Erika Kunkler, and Amber Huelskamp picked up the 1600M relay win.
The Patriots will next be in action at home against #16 Bellmont and Adams Central on Thursday.