An outstanding display of speed and precision carried two Union relay teams to victory at the Girls State Track Meet in Des Moines. The quartet of Anna Garwood, Natalie Sallee, Megan Hudson and Kaitlin Holschlag navigated the hurdles in 1:05.34, more than a second faster than second place Cascade, for a state championship performance in the 4×100 Meter Shuttle Hurdle Relay. Hudson claimed a second state title as a member of the winning 4×100 Meter Relay, which also featured Maggie Driscol, Courtney Powell and Kaitlin Holschlag.
With Garwood and Hudson finishing second in the 200 Meters and 100 Meter Hurdles, respectively, the Union girls racked up 43 points overall, good for second in 2A team scoring.
Class 2A Girls Team Scores
1. Cascade, W. Dubuque 50, 2. Union 43, 3. Monticello 40.5, 4. Pekin 39, 5. Northeast, Goose Lake 38
Union Results
Girls 4×100 Meter Shuttle Hurdle Relay: Union: 1:05.34 (1st) – 1) Anna Garwood, 2) Natalie Sallee, 3) Megan Hudson, 4) Kaitlin Holschlag
Girls 4×100 Meter Relay: Union: 50.11 (1st) – 1) Megan Hudson, 2) Maggie Driscol, 3) Courtney Powell, 4) Kaitlin Holschlag
Girls 200 Meter: Anna Garwood 25.60 (2nd)
Girls 100 Meter Hurdles: Megan Hudson – 14.87 (2nd)
Girls 400 Meter: Courtney Powell – 59.69 (7th)