Liverpool indoor track wins at Last Chance Qualifier

Lawes prevails in 55-meter dash, long jump for Warriors

— As this went on, the girls Last Chance Qualifier saw Liverpool pick up 33 points, again finishing second to F-M, who won with 66 points. C-NS also had a solid showing, getting 24 points to finish fifth.

Ore Akinpelu nearly won twice for the Warriors, including the 55 sprint, where in 7.56 seconds she settled for the runner-up spot behind CBA's Anna Schug (7.51 seconds) as C-NS's Sasha Pulaski (7.76 seconds) was fifth. Then, in the 600, Akinpelu put up a time of 1:40.09, putting her in second place, 0.48 seconds behind F-M's Alana Pearl (1:39.61).

Morgan Mahoney also finished second, in the 1,500-meter run, breaking the five-minute mark (4:58.55) but trailing behind F-M's Annika Avery, who won in 4:41.19 as Morgan Chewning-Kulick took seventh place. Jillian Stagnitta made her way to fifth place in the 3,000-meter run in 11:04.56, while Danelle Sims was sixth (44.30 seconds) in the 300 sprint.

C-NS's Destiny Monica prevailed in the shot put, throwing it 33'1" to beat a field that included Liverpool's Nelliah Watkins (31'6") in third place. Also for the Northstars, Nicole Herringshaw cleared 5'2" in the high jump and finished third to Baldwinsville's Emily Soeder and East Syracuse-Minoa's Nina Zesky (both 5'3").

Brittany House got fourth place in the 55 hurdles in 9.66 seconds, with teammate Chayanna Collins (9.74 seconds) in sixth place. Hannah Szumloz took sixth in the long jump (15'3 1/2") as Julia King was seventh in the triple jump (32'5"). Jilliann Norris finished seventh in the 600

Also getting close to earning points, Liverpool's Alexis Bittel was ninth in the triple jump, while Juliana Basla took eighth in the 1,000 and teammate Kristina Moore was ninth in the 1,500.

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