Navarre’s girls track team turned in its best showing of the season, taking second at the Frank Lay Patriot Invitational Friday in Pace.
Abigail Pantlitz sprinted to a win the 100-meter dash and also helped the 400 and mile relay teams earn first-place finishes as well. Khiara Newton soared to a personal-best height of 10-feet-6-inches to win the pole vault.
Navarre racked up 76 points, placing second to Pace, which tallied 100.33 points.
Pantlitz, who is only a freshman, won the 100 in a personal-best time of 12.39. She teamed up with Mikayla Mayfield, Hailey Neely and Alexandra Nicely to record a time of 51.11. She was on the mile relay team with Jennifer Seward, Jessika Seward and Ty Stringfield. The squad recorded a winning time of 4:25.14.
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