Marlowe Mustangs Claim 7AA Boys Track State Championship

A big congratulations to the Marlowe Middle School 7th-grade Boys Track Team for winning the Illinois Elementary School Association 7AA State Championship!

The team finished with 46 total points for a decisive 14-point victory in the state finals, held May 22-23 at the Eastside Centre in East Peoria.

Top individual finishers included:

  • Brad Walker, 100m (2nd), 200m (2nd)
  • Ian Geisler, 1600m (2nd), 800m (6th)
  • David Ferrante, Pole Vault (2nd), 110m Hurdles (6th)
  • Trevor Mirshak, Pole Vault (15th)
  • Joshua Guyer, Long Jump (17th)
  • Zachery Fitzgerald, Long Jump (28th)
  • 4x100m Relay (2nd)
  • 4x200m Relay (22nd).

The team is coached by Jason Monson, Jennifer Garza, Collin Kalamatas, Suzanne Bell, Ryan Starnes, Nicholas Pegarsch, Christy Olszynski, Christina Yelton and Jake Litchfield.