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Superior speeds past opponents in Packy Paquette Invitational

Superior’s Carter Anderson (right) edges Ashland’s Anthony Litersky for the title in the 55-meter hurdles at the Packy Paquette Invitational on Saturday at Wisconsin-Superior’s Lydia Thering Fieldhouse. Jed Carlson / jcarlson@superiortelegram.com

Strong individual performances from juniors Jake Libal and Lauren Magnuson helped Superior run past its competition at Saturday’s Packy Paquette Indoor Invitational at     Wisconsin-Superior’s Lydia Thering Fieldhouse.

Libal won the 55-meter dash in 6.81 seconds and the 220-meter run in 23.96 to help the Spartan boys score 187.5 points, topping second-place Northwestern (126).

Magnuson claimed first in the same events, in 7.63 and 27.48 respectively, to pace Superior’s girls past second-place Eau Claire North, 150-135.5.

Superior also won the combined points title with 337.50, while Eau Claire North (239) and Northwestern (182) took second and third in the six-team event.

For more results, please see Scoreboard.

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