The Orofino Junior High Girls track team traveled to Kamiah for a 13 team track meet on May 4, at the Kamiah High School track. The Orofino girls had a great showing and placed 2nd overall with the final team scores of the meet as follows: Kamiah 152.5, Orofino 121, Asotin 82, Logos 54, Kendrick 49, Prairie 43.5, Highland (Craigmont) 40, Nez Perce 36, Clearwater Valley 34, Grangeville 13, Culdesac 11, Potlatch 9, and Timberline (Pierce/Weippe) 1. A 7th grade girl’s record of 89’ 07” was set by Lindi Kessinger in the discus besting the old record of 85’ 03” that was set by Samantha Chatfield in 2016

The following are Orofino Junior High Girls track meet results: 100 Meter Dash: 5th-Olivia Boller 14.34a; 200 Meter Dash: 4th-Olivia Boller 30.47a, 5th-Samantha Graham 30.71a; 75 Meter Hurdles: 3rd-Kaia Romero 14.25a; 200 Meter Hurdles: 2nd-Lindi Kessinger 32.94a; 400 Meter Relay: 1st-Orofino (Peyton Merry, Grace Beardin, Samantha Graham, Oivia Boller) 56.21a, 6th-Orofino (Cheyenne Pederson, Dacota Esparza, Tori Larsen, Briley Standridge) 1:02.18a; 800 Meter Relay: 1st-Orofino (Olivia Boller, Samantha Graham, Tori Larsen, Kaia Romero) 2:01.31a, 7th-Orofino (Libby Bradbury, Cheyenne Pederson, Emma Parker, Briley Standridge) 2:16.00a; 1600 Meter Relay: 1st-Orofino (Peyton Merry, Samantha Graham, Grace Beardin, Lindi Kessinger) 4:39.48a; Medley Relay: 6th-Orofino (Cheyenne Pederson, Libby Bradbury, Tori Larsen, Kaia Romero) 2:22.03a; Shot Put: 2nd-Racie Price 28’ 01”, 4th-Gwen Hutchinson 27’ 04”; Discus: 1st-Lindi Kessinger 89’ 04” (New 7th Grade Girls Record)(Old Record: 85’ 03” set in 2016 by Samantha Chatfield), 3rd-Gwen Hutchinson 66’ 11”, 5th-Dacota Exparza 63’ 07”; High Jump: 1st-Grace Beardin 4’ 06”; Long Jump: 3rd-Peyton Merry 13’ 03”; Triple Jump: 3rd-Lindi Kessinger 30 02”, 4th-Peyton Merry 29’ 07”, 5th-Grace Beardin 28’ 10”.

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