Four 4x800 Teams Crack The US Top Ten At D1 Region 3 Meet

           Gahanna Lincoln's Madison Martinez shown competing during the 2017 outdoor season. 

One of the best races of the 2018 Ohio outdoor campaign went down last night at the Division 1 Region 3 meet in Pickerington.  The girls 4x800 was quite a contest, as the top four squads recorded times that place themselves inside the country's top ten rankings.  

Gahanna Lincoln secured the relay win with their ultra impressive 9:01.23 effort.  Not far behind was the runner-up team from Hilliard Davidson (9:01.79) and the third place finishers out of Granville (9:02.77).  Rounding out the top four was Westerville Central in 9:06.52.  

1) Gahanna Lincoln - OH No. 1 / US No. 2

Shynae Deas, Allison Groves, Claire Steigerwald, Madison Martinez 

2) Hilliard Davidson - OH No. 2 / US No. 3

Sophie Lewis, Lindsay Stull, Megan Sculli, Ellie Tighe

3) Granville - OH No. 3 / US No. 4

Rosie Lamb, Kylee McFarland, Alyssa Christian, Reilly Zink

4) Westerville Central - OH No. 4 / US No. 9

McKenna Fry, Sydney Kapral, Kayla Jones, Chloe Ey 

The highly anticipated 4x800 Division 1 State Championship race will take place on Friday, June 1st at Jesse Owens Memorial Stadium in Columbus at 4:45 pm.  

USA's Top 10 Rankings - 4x800 

Division 1 Region 3 Results