The Commercial-News, Danville, IL

April 24, 2013

LOCAL ROUNDUP: DHS girls track wins meet


URBANA —  Five Danville High School girls track team members won individual events and three relay teams also won as the Vikings beat out Mattoon and host Urbana in a triangular meet on Tuesday.

Alexus Jimson-Miller won the 100 (12.79 seconds) and the 200 meter dash (26.66) for Danville and was part of the 800 relay team with Emone Davis, Ambrosia Williams and Joriel Stewart, who won with a time of 1:48.09.

Caylin Smith won the 800 (2:44.91), Sadie Elliott took the 1,600 (5:35.42), Shannon Brown won the 300 hurdles (50.81) and Lynette Buggs won the shot put (34 feet, 10 inches).

Also, the 400 team of Arionna Graham, Alexis Hoskins, Imani Hall and Desiree Issac won with a time of 51.96 while the 1,600 team of Hall, Hoskins, Ariyanna Reed and Brown won with a time of 4:35.03.

Up next for the Danville girls track team is Saturday’s invitational at the Danville High track complex.

Field events begin at 10 a.m. with running events starting at 10:30 a.m.