Girls winter track: James, Corson headline PAC effort at DVGTCA meet

Norristown’s Teliyah James and Brook Corson of Owen J. Roberts came away with gold medals at the Delaware Valley Girls Track Coaches Association (DVGTCA) meet at Lehigh University Friday.
James placed first in the 60m dash with a time of 7.75, with Boyertown’s Emma Elwell finishing fifth (8:06) to qualify for the Meet of Champions.
In the pole vault, Corson took first at 12-0, with Phoenixville’s Olesya Sitkowski (2nd, 11-0) and Boyertown’s Elisa Rota (5th, 10-0, new Boyertown school record) also logging Meet of Champion qualifying distances.
Other top performers with their respective finishes included:
Shot put – 7. Maura Baker (Spring-Ford, 34-10.25), 8. Renee Simmonds (Boyertown, 34-10)
300 dash – 4. Jurnee Jessie, Norristown 45.25
400 run - 4. Juliana Keenan, Methacton 1:02.54
600 run - 4. Nene Mokonchu, Spring-Ford 1:47.44
One mile run - 4. Veronica Sanchez, Upper Merion 5:35.60
High jump - 5. Nene Mokonchu, Spring-Ford 4-11. 6. Madi Eastmure, Methacton 4-11
Long jump - 6. Melicka Jean-Noel, Perkiomen Valley 16-08
Triple jump - 4. Camille Dunham, Methacton 34-03.75