Lady Jeffs JV race their way to the top

On Tuesday March 27 the Lady Jeffs JV Track team headed to Beatrice to compete in the JV meet. The Lady Jeffs took home many medals along with a lot of personal bests for many of the athletes.


The 4×4 team consisting of Maggie Layton ’21, Bri Knothe ’21, Mallonee Biehl ’21 and Darby Paulsen ’20 placed second at the Beatrice meet. Photo courtesy of Matt Edson.

“I just thought about all the different drills we have done and tried to put them all together,” Leah Moyer ’21 said. Moyer placed first in pole vault on Tuesday.

Some of the medalists included Alexis Tracy placing 2nd and Tori Likens 4th in pole vault. The 4×8 team consisting of Josi Mans, Sarah Engelman, Erica Mosher and Mallonee Biehl ’21 finished 1st. And in the 400 meter dash Darby Paulsen ’20 received 1st and Bri Knothe finished 2nd.

The next JV meet will be a 9th grade triangular held at Fairbury on April 3.