Siuslaw junior Hannah Rannow placed second Friday between two South Eugene runners in the El Jefe girls 800 meters at South Eugene High School.
Rannow finished in 2 minutes, 20.34a seconds. South Eugene junior Madison Elmore won in 2:12.69a and sophomore Gretchen Schwartz was third in 2:22.08a.
Siuslaw sophomore Brea Blankenship was eighth in 2:30.46a.
Siuslaw junior Brendon Jensen was the top Viking in the boys 800, finishing ninth in 2:06.96a. Walla Walla Valley (Wash.) senior Justin Roosma won in 1:57.31a.
Siuslaw junior Kiger Johnson was 12th in the 19-runner field in 2:10.00a, while teammate Jaxson Jensen, a sophomore, was 16th in 2:14.12a.
The El Jefe is considered an out-of-season event, and Oregon School Activities Association rules do not allow athletes to wear school uniforms.
Results are online at https://www.athletic.net/TrackAndField/MeetResults.aspx?Meet=374197&show=all
Siuslaw drops hard-fought Sky-Em League opener at defending league champion Cottage Grove, 3-2.
Siuslaw entertains Newport in home opener at 7 p.m. Friday at Hans Petersen Memorial Field.
Siuslaw heads to Cottage Grove to take on the defending Sky-Em champion Lady Lions.
Vikings coach goes 1-on-1 with his players, turning around a game and perhaps a season.