ALLENDALE — The track and field season got underway Wednesday with the Grand Valley State Laker Challenge, and several local athletes placed well at the Division 1-2 meet.

A few Whitehall athletes placed in the top 10 in their events, led by Jaegar McGahan, who took sixth in the 200-meter dash with a time of 24.03 seconds. Terrell Harris was seventh in the 60-meter dash, posting a time of 7.25 seconds. Sam Baustert placed ninth in the 1,600-meter run, with a time of 4:43.2. Logen Thomas rounded out the top-10 placers, tying for 10th in the pole vault with a mark of 10-0.

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