Parker leads Perry Central girls past Cougars

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RAMSEY—Allison Parker won two sprints and the shot put to lead Perry Central past North Harrison 88-43 in girls track Tuesday.
Parker won the 400-meter dash in 1:09.76 and teamed with Sarah Spires, Skylar Parker and Amber Lindauer to win the 1600 relay in 4:53.03.
Sprinters usually aren’t successful in the throwing events but Allison Parker also won the shot put with a 29-foot-0 toss.
Perry Central senior Cathryn Peter won the 3200 run in 12:41.07 and teamed with Jessica Theis, Megan Thomas and Marie Schwartz to win the 3200 relay in 11:20.05.
Hannah Harpenau won the 100 intermediate hurdles in 17.60 and the long jump at 14 feet, 0 1/2 inch.
Lindauer took the 300 low hurdles in 52.22.
Ashley Gengelbach cleared 5 feet to win the high jump and Ashley Graves won the discus with a 72-foot-10 throw.
Perry Central, 2-0, will run against Heritage Hills and Wood Memorial at Wood Memorial today at 5 p.m.
Perry Central’s second and third places:
100-meter intermediate hurdles: Amber Lindauer 2nd, 18.12
100 dash: Taysia Fulkerson 3rd, 13.97
1600: Cathryn Peter 2nd, 5:40.78; Megan Thomas 3rd, 6:21.97
300 low hurdles: Hannah Harpenau 2nd, 55.76
800: Marie Schwartz 2nd, 2:43.82; Jessica Theis 3rd, 2:59.42
200: Sarah Spires 2nd, 29.93
3200: Thomas 3rd, 13:41.56
Long jump: Skylar Parker 2nd, 13-5
Discus: Jordan Sprinkle 2nd, 71-4 1/2; Brynnan Underhill 3rd, 68-6
Shot put: Sprinkle 2nd, 27-6; Graves 3rd, 26-2 1/4