Girls State Track

Greenville High School has two girls this weekend in the IHSA track and field state meet.

Madelyn Daiber, a sophomore, won the shot put event at the Springfield Southeast Class 2A Sectional.

Hannah Williams, a junior, will be in the 800 meter run, after placing second in the regional with a time of 2 minutes, 34.2 seconds.

Daiber won the sectional shot put with a throw of 38 feet, seven inches. That was more than three feet further than the second place thrower. She enters the state meet with the 11th best sectional throw in the state.

As a team, the Lady Comets finished sixth in the sectional out of 15 teams with 35 and a half points.

The state meet is at Eastern Illinois University at Charleston.