The Mt. Lebanon girls put forth a strong effort at the Tri-State Track Coaches Association Championships last Saturday at West Mifflin.
The Blue Devils (58 points) finished third in an event that included 29 teams. No team from the South area placed higher. Butler (110) was the winner and Oakland Catholic (81) placed second.
Leading the way for the Blue Devils was Jessie Wolf, who took top honors in the high jump with a leap of 5 feet, 1 ½ inches. It ranks third among all WPIAL Class 3A athletes this season. Also finishing in first place was the 400-meter relay team. Their 50.79 also ranks third among 3A teams this spring.
Molly Mangan was the runner-up in the 100 and Margot de Abreu sixth in the 400. The 1,600 relay team placed third.