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.
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