Sara McCoy competed in the 1600m at Illinois Top Times at the Shirk Center of Illinois Wesleyan University on Saturday. Unofficially the Indoor State Championships, this meet brings the best of 1A, 2A, and 3A competition from all over Illinois.
Sara went straight into second place from the gun, and finished the race with a very fast 37 second last lap to finish in 7th place and earn her first medal at the Indoor State Championships. Her time lowers her previous season best and indoor school record to 5:18.45!
You can watch Sara’s race HERE (with a RunnerSpace subscription).
Full meet results are HERE.
Womens Varsity 1600m Results
|1.||FR||Campbell Petersen||5:11.35a PR||Dunlap|
|2.||SR||Franny Verville||5:11.64a SR||Dunlap|
|3.||JR||Jenna Schwartz||5:12.67a PR||Waterloo|
|4.||SR||Libby Cultra||5:15.40a SR||Urbana|
|5.||SO||Payne Turney||5:16.34a PR||Clinton|
|7.||SR||Sara McCoy||5:18.45a PR||Chicago (Northside)|
|8.||SR||Emma Creviston||5:20.88a PR||Trinity (River Forest)|
|9.||JR||Emma Argo||5:24.00a PR||Eureka|
|13.||FR||Erin Jossart||5:29.34a||Burlington (Central)|