PREP TRACK & FIELD: Multiple Nevada Union athletes qualify for Masters |

PREP TRACK & FIELD: Multiple Nevada Union athletes qualify for Masters

Nevada Union's Erica Wolf, Nora Pizzella, Elle Horwath and Nadia Torkman at the Sac-Joaquin Section Division I track and field meet.
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Nevada Union’s track and field team will be sending a handful of athletes on to the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters meet after strong showings at the section’s Division I meet last week.

To advance to the Masters meet, athletes needed to finish in the top-12 in their respective events.

Nevada Union’s Lilly Pruett shined in the girls pole vault event, earning second place. Nadia Torkman advanced in the long jump and the 100 meter hurdles where she took fourth at the DI meet. Senior distance runner Nora Pizzella placed fifth in the 3200 run. Erica Wolf advanced in the 800 race. And, the boys 4×400 relay team of Ryan Elkins, Miles Montgomery, David Clouse and Daniel Carter also advanced to the Masters meet Thursday in Elk Grove.

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