FC kicks off track season
LYTLE -- The Falls City varsity track teams kicked off the season with their first meet in Lytle. This year’s girls team consists of seniors Tiffany Dziuk, Caitlin Jendrusch, Kayla Kotara, Shaw Moy, and Katie Pollok; juniors Alyssa Dziuk and Taylor Dziuk; sophomores Haleigh Blocker, Kayla Jendrusch, Kelsey Labus, and Madison Olenick; and freshmen Kaelan Cheatham, Sydney Elkins, Brittany Lyssy, Hannah Lyssy, and Sara Moore.
Last Saturday, Caitlin Jendrusch finished first in the discus, while Tiffany Dziuk was second, and Kelsey Labus was third. In the shot put, Caitlin Jendrusch was second, and Tiffany Dziuk was fifth. Hannah Lyssy finished second in the pole vault.
On the track, Alyssa Dziuk finished third in both the 400-meter dash and the 800-meter run. The team of Kotara, Tiffany Dziuk, Cheatham, and Blocker finished fourth in the 4x100-meter relay, and the same team finished first in the 4x200-meter race. Kotara, Tiffany Dziuk, Moy, and Blocker teamed up to finish second in the 4x400-meter relay.
Overall, the Falls City girls placed third as a team with 98 points. They were just behind the first-place team from Hondo, and the second-place team from Pleasanton.