Joel Stevens
Janette Schraft of East Mills retakes the lead from Joanna Topham of Griswold in the 1500m race with 200m left to run. Schraft finished in first at 4:54.36, while Topham placed fourth at 4:57.05
Schraft defends crown, wins trifecta

 Janette Schraft, a sophomore at East Mills, won first place in the 800m, 1500m, and 3000m at the state track meet held Thursday through Saturday. Shraft was also the anchor of the third-place distance medley relay.

Schraft began collecting hardware last year at the state meet with a win in the 3000m, and returned to defend her crown on Thursday.

Running a personal best of 10:36.29, she accomplished the feat.