Pike's Lynna Irby named Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year

Pike's Lynna Irby named Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year

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Pike's Lynna Irby named Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year

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Pike's Lynna Irby reacts to her 200 meter time of 23.53, during the IHSAA 43rd annual girls track and field state finals, Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex at Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., Friday, June 3, 2016.

Pike’s Lynna Irby reacts to her 200 meter time of 23.53, during the IHSAA 43rd annual girls track and field state finals, Robert C. Haugh Track and Field Complex at Indiana University, Bloomington, Ind., Friday, June 3, 2016.

Pike’s Lynna Irby was named the Indiana Gatorade Track and Field Athlete of the Year Thursday.

The junior won three individual state titles this spring, while Pike took second place as a team. Irby swept the sprints for the third consecutive season.

She tied her own state record in the 100-meter dash with a time of 11.50 seconds, while capturing the 200 in 23.53 and the 400 in 53.71.

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