Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

Cibola Runners Finish Fast.(West Side Journal)

Byline: Cary L. Tyler For the Journal

Girls Celebrate 5A State Title

Cibola capped a big weekend for the area's West Side track and field teams by capturing its first girls state championship at the Class 5A meet in Alamogordo.

For Cibola, a season ended with a powerful performance when the quartet of Brittney Keiter, Kim Casner, Jenna Glidden and Riann Lucy ran a time of 4 minutes, .10 seconds to easily win the 1,600-meter relay. That victory secured the Cougars their title.

Cibola scored 61 points. Runner-up La Cueva scored 52.5, followed by Clovis at 47.5.

"We rock!" said Glidden, who finished the season undefeated with personal-best times in the 100 high hurdles and 300 intermediate hurdles. "This is an excellent way to finish a senior season. …

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