East Palestine relays go to Rootstown

EAST PALESTINE-The East Palestine relay team of Ronnie Knight, Josh Pickett, Ryan Henderson and Nick Monteleone took first place in the 400-meter race in the East Palestine Relays Friday at East Palestine High School.

East Palestine also took second in the 800 relay and 800 sprint medley sprint medley, while Lisbon’s Trevor Reese placed first in the High Jump.

Rootstown took first with a total of 99 points, the Bulldog boys team took fourth with 67, Lisbon finished fifth with 47.33 and Beaver Local took fifth with 31.

In the girls meet, Lisbon took second in the distance medley, while Alexa Wilkes from Lisbon came in third in the discus. Beaver Local came in third in the 3200 relay.

Rootstown also won the girls meet with 90 points, East Palestine came in fifth with 37, Beaver Local finished sixth with 29, Lisbon finshed seventh with 24 and Wellsville came in ninth with 22.5.