PHS freshmen, Kendra Coonrad, second from left, and Maia Cowan, second from right, compete in the hurdles Saturday, April 7, 2018 at Thunder Mountain High School in Juneau. (Photo courtesy of PHS Track)

Petersburg High School’s track teams had their first competition of the season and traveled with a small contingent to an all-comers meet Saturday April 7 at Thunder Mountain High School.

For the boys team, Isaac Taylor took first in the high jump, second in the 110 hurdles and fifth in the 100 dash. Tolin Eddy was fifth in the 800.

For the girls team Erin Pfundt took second in the 800 and 5th in the 1600. Kendra Coonrad was third in both the high jump and 100 hurdles. Maia Cowan was fourth in the 100 hurdles, 300 hurdles and 1600.

Joe Viechnicki spoke with coach Brad Taylor about his teams this year.

The track teams next head on the road for a meet in Ketchikan the third weekend in April.