Shannon Marshall wins high jump at Fallon Invitational
Whittell High School’s Shannon Marshall won the high jump and teammate Hannah Daly and South Tahoe’s Chris Klug each finished runner-up in events Saturday at the Fallon Invitational track and field meet in Fallon.
Marshall, last year’s Nevada 2A state champion, won with a leap of 5 feet, 2 inches. Daly was second to Douglas’ Jessica Waggoner in the shot put, while Klug, a senior, was second in the 100-meter dash.
Marshall also was runner-up in the 300 hurdles.
On the diamond, the South Tahoe High baseball team ended a four-game losing streak by winning the opening game of a doubleheader with McQueen 13-10 on Saturday in Reo.,
The Lancers, however, won the second game 15-5.
South Tahoe is 4-6 overall.
Evan Rabbetts a South Tahoe junior, was runner-up in three events – the 50 free, 100 free and 100 backstroke – and Hanna Bratton won the 100 backstroke at a Zephyr League meet Saturday in Minden.
The Whittell softball team lost a Northern 2A League-opening doubleheader to Incline on Saturday at Lampe Park in Gardnerville.
The Warriors lost the opener 15-11 despite outhitting the Highlanders 17-14. Katie Poet went 5 for 5, and Justina Prizker had four hits.
Incline had a little more breathing room in game two, winning 19-7. Heather Esquivel had three hits in defeat.
For more details on prep events over the weekend, see Wednesday’s print edition of the Tahoe Daily Tribune.