The Elwood Pirate track teams traveled to Arnold for the South Loup Invitational on Friday, April 5.
The Lady Pirates placed 11th with 15 points. North Platte St. Pat’s won the meet with 127 team points. The Elwood boys placed 11th with 10 points. South Loup won the meet with 100 points.
The Elwood girls had three placings. Taylor Hickey led the way by placing fourth in the 400 meter dash with a time of 1:07.7. She placed fifth in the 1600 meter run with a time of 6:14.9. Haylie Moseley had a time of 29.7 seconds in the 200 meter dash; placing her in sixth.
Makenzie Clouse was the only Lady Pirate to place in a field event. She cleared 4’6” in the high jump to place fifth.
The Elwood Lady Pirates had two relay teams place in Arnold. The 1600 meter relay team of Taylor Hickey, Haylie Moseley, Kaydee Diefenbaugh, and Hadley Martin placed fourth with a time of 4:45.4. The 3200 meter relay team of Hickey, Martin, Diefenbaugh, and Makenzie Clouse placed fifth with a time of 11:38.3.
Timmy Smith placed in two events for the Pirates. He placed third in the 3200 meter run with a time of 11:59.4. Smith placed fourth in the 1600 meter run with a time of 5:30.8.