2010-2011 Athletics - Team Results
5th in State
The athletes that competed in the Championship were as follows:
Kristen Kern - STATE CHAMPION - LONG JUMP : 18 feet and 1/4 inch ( New School Record )
Caroline Bloemer - STATE RUNNER UP - 1600 METERS - 5 minutes 45 seconds AND 3200 METERS - 12 minutes and 38 sec.
Katherine Moody - 3rd place - 300 Meter Hurdles - 46.45 sec. and 5th place in the High Jump at 5 feet
Mikaela Campbell - 6th place - 100 Meter Hurdles - 16.80 seconds.
Victoria Jones - 7th place - Javelin - 101' 11' (New School Record)
Brittany Perrin - 8th place - Pole Vault
The Sacred Heart track team competed in the regional track meet in Kentwood, Louisiana, finishing 3rd out of 12 teams and only 12 points out of first place. The top 3 finishers in each event advance to the state track championships. Sacred Heart qualified 6 athletes in 8 individual events. This is the most athletes Sacred Heart has ever advanced to the state meet. The following athletes will be representing Sacred Heart at the State Track and Field Championships at LSU this coming Saturday, May 7th.
3rd place in High Jump and 2nd place in 300 meter
1st in the Long Jump with New School record 17 feet
and 8 inches
3rd in Pole Vault
Regional Champion in Mile and 2 Mile
3rd in the 100m Hurdles
3rd in the Javelin
Additional Scorers at the regional track meet included: Lindsey Owens, placing
4th in the long jump, pole vault and 4x100 meter relay, Britton St. Pierre, placing 4th in the mile, Catherine Belle Paulk, placing 5th in the 2 mile and 6th in the 800 meter run, Sarah Martin who took 4th in the 4 x100 meter relay, and Jackie Spangenberg finishing 4th in the 100 meter hurdles.
Sacred Heart A+ Athlete
Swimming Finishes as State Runner-up
For the second consecutive year, the Sacred Heart Swim Team finished the season as the State Runner-up. Megan Jackson led the way, winning GOLD in the 100 free, and the Cardinals added a silver medal in relay behind the efforts of Clerc Cooper, Courtney LaChute, Elizabeth Burvant, and Elizabeth Selden.
Emily Gundlach was just touched out for a Bronze Medal and finished 4th in the 100 yard Breaststroke, while Megan Jackson also finished 5th in the 100 yard Backstroke and Elizabeth Selden finished 5th in the 100 yard Breaststroke.
In a span of 5 days Megan Jackson was recognized as All-State in Cross Country (in Natchitoches) and was an Individual State Champion in Swimming (in Sulphur).
Cross Country Takes Home Fifth Straight State Title
Behind individual State Champion, Maura Eagan '14, Sacred Heart captured its fifth state championship in a row. Aside from Eagan's 1st place finish, Caroline Bloemer '14 finished 3rd, Emily Tixier '11 placed 9th, Megan Jackson '15 took 10th, Britton St. Pierre '17 finished 14th, Grace Gille '13 finished 18th, and Morgan Lee placed 35th.