Knightstown competed at the Northeastern Invitational Friday, April 27, 2018. The girls won the eight team invitational with a final score of 133 points. Union County placed second with 123 points. The boys took third after competing for the lead through much of the night, with 113 points. Monroe Central won with 123.5 points.
Leading the way for the girls was meet MVP, Elaine Suesz. She won the long jump, 200, 4×400 relay & was third in the 400. Abby Arnold also won multiple events, winning the 100, 400 (1:04) & the 4×400 relay (4:29).
Garrett Thomas won the boys’ shot & discus easily, capping off an impressive night for the throwers.
Panthers will compete again at home on Tuesday, May 1. Both Panther squads will be looking to defend a streak of county championships. Full results for Northeastern can be found at: https://www.athletic.net/TrackAndField/meet/320615/results