MY NIECE IS A BEAST!! LAST YEAR AS A FRESHMAN SHE WON THE STATE TITLE IN THE 100 METER DASH PLACED 2ND IN THE 200 METER DASH AND PLACED 4TH IN THE 400. THIS YEAR SHE HAS KICKED OFF HER TITLE DEFENSE BY TAKING OVER THE CITY TRACK MEET HERE’S WHAT THE COLUMBUS DISPATCH HAD TO SAY ABOUT HER PERFORMANCE….
The shining star in the girls meet was sophomore Makiya Montgomery of Beechcroft, who won the 100 and 200 and anchored the winning 400 and 800 relays. Montgomery is the defending Division II state champion in the 100 and was the runner-up in the 200.
“I’ve been coming on little by little all season and building up to defending my titles,” she said.