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RHS Girls Finish 9th in Ellsworth

RHS Shaffer Field Track 1 9-22-15After hosting a junior varsity track and field meet on Monday, Russell High School coach Kim Gadwood decided to take eight athletes to the Ellsworth Invitational on Tuesday, April 10.

The RHS girls finished ninth out of 12 teams with 22.50 points. Concordia won the team title with 104 points. TMP-Marian was second with 98.50 points.

TMP took the boys title with 117 points. Russell finished 12th with no points.

Renee Nichol won the triple jump and was third in the long jump to lead the Russell girls. Jaclyn Schulte was fourth in the 800 M run. Skylar Steinle placed fifth in the long jump.

No Russell boys placed in the top six.

Russell travels to Plainvile on Tuesday, April 17. Events begin at 3pm.

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