Tell City girls fifth in PAC

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By Larry Goffinet

FORT BRANCH - Tell City scored 25 points in the two throwing events to finish fifth in the nine-team PAC girls track meet Tuesday.

Southridge won with 137 points. Tell City scored 49.

Julie Davis earned Tell City's highest place, taking second in the discus with a 109-foot-8 throw. Teammate Dana Sibrel placed third at 109-3.

Gibson Southern star Kasey Kahle won with a 128-foot throw. That would have won the Evansville regional last year, when she placed second with a 118-foot-1 throw.

Sibrel placed third in the shot put with a 34-foot-0 toss and Davis took fourth at 32-7 1?2.

Elizabeth Kohnert tied for third in the high jump, clearing 5 feet.

Tiffany Davis earned Tell City's highest finish in running events, placing third in the 1600 meters in 5:35.96.

She took fifth in the 800 in 2:33.10.

Marianne Krueger also scored in both those races, placing seventh in the 1600 in 5:40.31 and eighth in the 800 in 2:39.0.

Andyn Rowe placed fifth in the 3200 with a personal-record time of 12:44.

Krueger, Tiffany Davis, Sidney Strobel and Rowe placed fifth in the 3200 relay in 10:28.54.

Krueger, Tiffany Davis, Strobel and Kohnert took seventh in the 1600 relay in 4:30.91.

Katie Elder, Katie Ernst, Brittany Waninger and Anita van Munster placed eighth in the 400 relay in 59.31.

Tell City, 9-15, will compete in the Perry Central sectional Tuesday at 5:30 p.m.

Team scores: Southridge 137, Forest Park 111, Gibson Southern 106, Heritage Hills 65, Tell City 49, Pike Central 47, North Posey 25, South Spencer 23, Tecumseh 8