Proviso Track And Field Teams Shine During State Meets

Friday, June 1, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Proviso East Boys Track & Field members competing in an indoor meet earlier this year. | File 

The Proviso East and Proviso West Girls and Boys Track & Field teams made their presence felt during last month’s IHSA state finals competitions.

At the Boys Track & Field state finals meet, held May 24-26 in Charleston, the Proviso West Panthers came in 30th, while the East Pirates Pirates came in 56th, out of 78 teams.

Proviso West took first place in the 4 x 400-meter relay. The state championship relay team featured junior Gregory Williamson, seniors Kevon Williams and Derrick Crosby and sophomore Katrell Askins.

East senior Moses Ikechukwu Biosah took fifth place in the 400-meter dash.

At the Girls Track & Field state finals meet, held May 17-19 in Charleston, the Proviso West Panthers  came in 35th out of 70 teams.

The Panthers came in fourth in the 4 x 200-meter relay. The team featured all seniors: Zacaria Fisher, Talia Robinson, Cameryn Fisher and Tanayea Kimbrough.

For complete results of the IHSA Boys Track & Field state finals meets, click here. For complete results of the IHSA Girls Track & Field state finals meets, click here. VFP 

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2 thoughts on “Proviso Track And Field Teams Shine During State Meets

  1. Great job to all the track and field students for all the hard work. So proud of you all!

  2. I want to say an outstanding job to Proviso East graduate, Moses Biosah and a congratulations to the Proviso West Boys Track team for winning the Illinois state championship! I too am so proud of the hard work that you displayed, and it paid off.

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