Sonics athlete Michelle Mayer won the Female Overall award on Saturday, September 12 at the Be The Match Walk+Run held in Sugar Land. Her time in the 5K race was 23:34, more than a full minute ahead of the second place finisher.
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The Sonics medal streak continues on Day 3 as Michelle Mayer won Sonics’ fifth Junior Olympics medal in three days with her 7th place finish in the 12-year old girls 800 meter run. Her time of 2:25.92 was a personal best. See the final results here.
Later in the afternoon, the Sonics 9-10 girls 4×400 relay team put themselves in position to medal by running the third fastest qualifying time in the preliminary round. The finals will take place on Saturday afternoon.
Tia Mitchell finished in 6th place in the 10-year old girls 400 meter dash, Sonics’ third medalist in two days. Her time of 1:05.82 was a PR by more than a full second. View the final results here.
Sonics also had a couple of near misses with Michelle Mayer’s 9th place finish in the 12-year old girls 1500 meter run and Cesley Williams’ 10th place finish in the 11-year old girls 400 meter dash. Both efforts were big PRs with Michelle knocking six seconds off her best 1500 time and Cesley taking more than a full second off her 400 time.