Lightfoot wins state title

AKRON – Minerva’s Kaele Lightfoot took first place in the Div. II/III 800-meter run on Saturday at the Ohio Association of Track and Cross Country Coaches State Indoor Track and Field Meet at the University of Akron.

Lightfoot won in 2:16.41.

South Range’s Tim Nichols was third in the 3200 (9:43), while his teammate Andrew O’Leary was sixth in the 400 (50.26). For Salem, Zach Wukotich was tied for fifth in the high jump at 6-2, while Ciera Trybend was sixth in the shot put at 38-6.

Columbiana’s Shayla Ray was eighth in the high jump (5-0).

East Liverpool’s Nate Boyer took fifth in the 3200 (9:48).