Track and Field Girls (Varsity)
COACH: Nate Sweet, Head Girls Track & Field
The Scouts finished Third in the Lake County Meet on Thursday 4/27 at Deerfield.
4x800m Relay (Milburn, Bently Caputo, Barber) - CHAMPIONS
4x400m Relay (Milburn, Bently, Barber, Click) - CHAMPIONS
Emma Milburn 800m Run - CHAMPION
Haley Click 300m Low Hurdles - CHAMPION
4x100m relay (Click, Leonardi, Obrzut, Curry) - 2nd place
Olivia Vallone 100m High Hurdles - 2nd place
Sydney Leonardi 300m Low Hurdles - 3rd place
4x200 m relay (Vallone, Bazell, Obrzut, Curry) - 7th place
CONGRATULATIONS TO THESE ALL-COUNTY PERFORMANCES;
Congratulations to Ana Fran Curry, Kamila Obrzut, Haley Click, and Olivia Vallone, who broke
the girls track and field school record in the 4x100 relay race during a home meet vs Zion Benton.
The old record was set back in 1982 with a time of 51.0. Their new record-setting time is 50.9. Great job Scouts!
(04/12/17 The 4x100m relay school record was broken again on Wednesday at the double dual with
Stevenson and Lake Zurich. Haley Click, Sydney Leonardi, Kamila Obrzut and Anna Curry
ran 50.6--lowering the record by 0.3 seconds. Congratulations go out again to this foursome
on their second record-breaking event this season! )
|Evalyn (Grace) Bentley||2018|
|Ana Francesca Curry||2018|
|Mary Claire Simutis||2017|
Head Girls Track & Field Coach - Nate Sweet
|Superintendent: Michael Simeck
Principal: Dr. Chala Holland
Athletic Director: Tim Burkhalter
The Scouts will be sending nine athletes down to the IHSA State meet, thanks to their qualifying performances at the Loyola Sectional meet on Thursday.
The 4x100m relay school record was broken again on Wednesday at the double dual with Stevenson and Lake Zurich. Haley Click, Sydney Leonardi, Kamila Obrzut and Anna Curry ran 50.6--lowering the record by 0.3 seconds. Congratulations go out again to this foursome on their second record-breaking event this season!
Varsity Girls Cross Country set a new record in the 4x100 relay race
The LFHS Gilrs Track and Field Team had another strong night of competition last Friday at Glenbard North High School.
On March third the Scouts headed out for their second meet of the season at Rolling Meadows. The team came up with many impressive performances across the board, led by many of the returning athletes.
Nate Sweet, Head Varsity Girls Track & Field
Coach Sweet has been coaching Track and Field at LF since 2007. Since 1993 he has had head coaching positions at Prairie Central HS, Grant HS, and Mundelein HS as well as assistant coaching positions at Stevenson and Vernon Hills.
Coach Sweet's passion for endurance running has led him to earn coaching certification as an IAAF Level 5 Endurance coach, USATF Level 3 Endurance Coach, USATF Level 2 Sprints, Relays, and Hurdles coach, and most recently he became a USATF Level 1 Instructor.
Nate received his BS in Art Education from Illinois State University and has a Master's degree in Geo-Science from Western Governor’s University (Salt Lake City, Utah). He teaches in the Science Department at Lake Forest High School.
Brad Naughton, Assistant Girls Track & Field
Coach Naughton has been Assistant Girls Track & Field coach since 2013. He has also coached various levels of football and baseball for many years.
Coach Naughton has a Bachelor's degree in History and a Master's degree in Educational Psychology & Educational Administration. He is a counselor at LFHS.
Matt Jerina, Assistant Girls Track & Field
Coach Jerina has been Assistant Girls Track & Field coach since 2013. He has also been Assistant Boys JV Cross Country coach at Lake Forest since 2011.
He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Marquette University and his MAT from Trinity International University. He teaches in the Wellness Department at LFHS.
Katie Darraugh, Assistant Girls Track & Field
Coach Darraugh has been Assistant Girls' Track coach at LFHS since 2012. Previously, she has coached at summer track camps.
Coach Darraugh received her Bachelor's degree in Spanish and her Master's degree in Elementary Education from the University of Virginia. She teaches middle school ESL in Gurnee.
Yvonne Lovelady, Assistant Girls Track & Field
Coach Lovelady has been an Assistant Girls Track coach at LFHS since 2010. She is also a preschool teacher for "Little Scouts."
Eva Poznanski, Assistant Girls Track & Field
2017 marks Coach Poznanski's first year as Assistant Varsity coach at LFHS. (High Jump)
Girls Track & Field Awards - Spring, 2017
NSC Sportsmanship Award
Best Dresser Award
Super Teammate Award
Secret Sister Award
4x100m Relay - Haley Click,
*2017 Grace Krider