Prep Track & Field: Marshfield defends MWL co-ed Championship

Prep Track & Field: Marshfield defends MWL co-ed Championship »Play Video

The Marshfield Pirates defended their Midwestern League co-ed title as the boys (199 points) repeated as champs and the girls finished third at Silke Field in Springfield.

For the first time since 1999, the North Eugene girls became district champs with 162 points.

Marshfield's Blake Kemp and Thurston's Elise Nelson were named the male and female outstanding athletes of the meet.

The OSAA State Championships begin Friday at Hayward Field.