The MSM Thunder competed at Sectionals on Sunday, February 8, breaking school records in three races.
Junior Kim Fohrd placed third at the Sectional meet, qualifying for the State Relay team. She ran a personal best time of 5:00.1 in the 1500m race. Fohrd was injured in the first 100 meters of the race when she was spiked by another athlete. Despite a large gash in her foot that required stitches and a hospital stay, she was able to finish the race with a medal. Fohrd is recovering and plans to compete in the State meet!
The 4x200m relay of Willow Yeoh (senior), Taylor DeJesus (sophomore), Mary Grace Downey (sophomore) and Anai Clark (senior) set a new Indoor record of 1:56.2.
The 4x400m relay of Marissa Saber (junior), Rachel Joachimi (junior), Mary Grace Downey and Willow Yeoh set the Indoor 4×400 record with their time of 4:23. Captain Willow Yeoh stepped up to fill the spot vacated by the injured Kim Forhd, and ran an incredible 66 second split.
Anai Clark placed 6th in the 55m and junior Elizabeth Suhay placed 7th in Triple Jump.