Adrian girls return home as state track champs

The Antelope girls took the crown last week at the 1A state championships in Monmouth. Above: Roby Young takes the top step as No. 1 in the 200, joined by teammate Shayla Griffin in the No. 6 spot. (Submitted photo)

MONMOUTH – The Adrian girls track team powered through wet and slick conditions last week to win the state title in the OSAA 1A State Track and Field Championship.

The meet, held last Friday and Saturday at Western Oregon University, was punctuated by occasional thunder.

That didn’t stop the Antelope girls, who amassed 57 points for the win. Adrian was followed by St. Paul with 54 points and Joseph with 46.5 points.

Adrian’s Roby Young won state titles in the 200-meter and 400-meter races.

She posted the top qualifying time of . . .