Baker, La Grande Score Top 10 Girls State Track Finishes

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EUGENE – The Greater Oregon League girls were well represented as the 4A OSAA Track and Field Meet came to a conclusion at Heyward Field. The Baker girls finished seventh in the team standings while La Grande was one spot behind in eighth.

The Bulldogs girls were led by senior Emma Baeth and her crowning end to high school with a state championship in the 1500 meters. Baeth chose the state meet to run her personal best time of 4 minutes, 45.56 seconds. Baeth also was runner-up in the 800 meters.

La Grande’s future in the distance events is bright as sophomore Emily Tubbs placed second in the 3000 meters and freshman Ceclia Villagomez-Edvalson placed fifth.

Ontario, with a 15th place in the team scores, saw freshman Isabella Chiara place fifth in the 100-meter race followed by a fourth-place finish in the 200 meters.

MacHi continues to show strength in the field events as senior Kadey Brown was third in the discus event and sophomore Madi Perkins placed fourth in the javelin.

Individual State Champion

Emma Baeth (Baker) – 1500 Meters

Team scores: 1. Philomath, 87. 2. Marist Catholic, 69. 3. Cascade, 57. 4. North Valley, 44. 5. Astoria, 39. 6. Molalla, 35. 7. Baker, 34.5. 8. La Grande, 32. 9. Henley, 30. 10. Phoenix, 24. 11. Marshfield, 23. 11. Valley Catholic, 23. 13. Hidden Valley, 20. 14. Cottage Grove, 16. 15. Ontario, 12. 16. McLoughlin, 11. 17. Junction City, 10.5. 18. Stayton, 10. 18. Sisters, 10. 18. Mazama, 10. 21. Elmira, 9. 22. Corbett, 8. 22. Tillamook, 8. 22. North Marion, 8. 25. Klamath Union, 7. 26. Newport, 6. 26. Estacada, 6. 28. Madras, 5. 29. Woodburn, 4. 30. Siuslaw, 2.

100 meters: 4. Kayle Collman (La Grande), 12.82. 5. Isabella Chiara (Ontario), 12.92.

200 meters: 4. Isabella Chiara (Ontario), 26.59. 5. Kayle Collman (La Grande), 26.79.

400 meters: 11. Emma Timm (Baker), 1:05.89.

800 meters: 2. Emma Baeth (Baker), 2:21.85.

1500 meters: 1. Emma Baeth (Baker), 4:45.56. 4. Emily Tubbs (La Grande), 4:55.36.

3000 meters: 2. Emily Tubbs (La Grande), 10:32.79. 5. Cecilia Villagomez-Edvalson (La Grande), 10:41.86.

100-meter hurdles: 10. Brooklyn Jaca (Baker), 17.84. 12. Xiomara Ortega (Ontario), 18.09.

300-meter hurdles: 11. Brooklyn Jaca (Baker), 51.97. 12. Xiomara Ortega (Ontario), 54.32.

4X100 relay: 3. La Grande (Kylie Brown, Nicole Zollman, Lexi Price, Kayle Collman), 51.28. 7. Ontario (Mollie Maxwell, Isabella Chiara, Xiomara Ortega, Isabelle Higgins), 52.35. 11. Baker (Anna Belding, Sofia Hanson, Jayden Whitford, Alexis Conant), 52.77.

4X400 relay: 3. Baker (Anna Belding, Brooklyn Jaca, Emma Timm, Emma Baeth), 4:12.09. 12. La Grande (Emily Tubbs, Cecilia Villagomez-Edvalson, Kiah Carlson, Kayle Collman), 4:30.29.

Shot put: 12. Jozie Ramos (Baker), 28-10.50. 13. Kadey Brown (McLoughlin), 28-09.00.

Discus: 3. Kadey Brown (McLoughlin), 107-06. 12. Star Badillo (McLoughlin), 75-09.

Javelin: 4. Madi Perkins (McLoughlin), 111-03. 8. Ryann Paulsen (Baker), 105-02.

High jump: 4. Jozie Ramos (Baker), 4-10.00. 5. Brooklyn Jaca (Baker), 4-10.00.

Pole vault: 8. Sofia Kaaen (Baker), 8-00.00.

Long jump: 8. Isabelle Higgins (Ontario), 15-03.00. 13. Kylie Brown (La Grande), 13-09.00.

Triple jump: 11. Susanna Durvik (La Grande), 30-02.75. 12. Lupita Arizmendi (Ontario), 29-10.50.

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