Sports
Lady Knights and Apache Boys win county track titles

by Gary Andrews

The Southwood girls and Wabash boys won county track titles at Manchester Thursday night. The highlight of the evening was Northfield’s Jenna Halderman, who broke the county records in the 800 and 1600 runs. Halderman ran the 1600 in 5:19.73, while breaking the 800 with a time of 2:23.29. There were numerous great performances with several county records being just missed.

Southwood won the girls meet with 138 points. Northfield was second with 128, Manchester was third with 111 and was Wabash fourth with 79.

Girls’ county champions: 100m Alex Shelton, Manchester 14.06 : 200m Jacklyn Peas, Northfield 28.16 : 400m Lyndsie Thomas, Wabash 1:01.76 : 800m Jenna Halderman, Northfield 2:23.29 : 1600m Jenna Halderman, Northfield 5:19.73 : 3200m Jenna Halderman, Northfield 12:37.10 : 100 Hurdles Jacklyn Peas, Northfeld 17.25 : 300 Hurdles Jacklyn Peas, Northfield 49.81 : 4x100 relay Manchester Casper, Saucedo, Wagoner, Sorg 54.00 : 4x400 relay Southwood, Atwood, White, Lehner, Brickner 4:22.12 : 4x800 relay Southwood White, Bowman, Heath, Lehner 10:42.97 : High Jump Kyleigh Hampton, Wabash 5'2'' : Pole Vault, Kaluna Watson-Dunn, Northfield 5'6'' : Long Jump Jacklyn Peas, Norhfield 15' 10'' : Shot Put Katie McCauley, Wabash 35' 1'' : Discus Hannah Olk, Manchester 96' 4''

The Wabash won the boys’ meet with 156 points. Manchester was second with 118, Northfield was third with 111, and Southwood was fourth with 80.

Boys’ county champions: 100m Colin McNeeley, Manchester 11.79 : 200m Colin McNeeley, Manchester 24.02 : 400m Juwan Carter, Wabash 53.01 : 800m Sam Hall, Wabash 2:05.52 : 1600m Devin Tracy, Northfield 4:43.56 : 3200m Mathew Fahs-Brown, Manchester 10:40.67 :110 hurdles Brodi Carter, Manchester 16.58 : 300 hurdles Heath Miller, Northfield 42.70 : 4x100 relay Wabash Driscoll, Sprague, Dirig, Boggs 45.38 : 4x400 relay Wabash Driscoll, Hall, Minns, Carter 3:42.70 : 4x800 relay Northfield Andrews, Shear, Kroh, Tracy 8:57.44 : High Jump Alex Harmon, Southwood 6' 0'' : Pole Vault Grant Dirig, Wabash 10' 0'' : Long Jump Travis Minns, Wabash 19' 8 1/2'' : Shot Put Gary Blevins, Manchester 47' 2 1/2'' : Discus Brett Wyatt, Southwood 149' 3''.

Posted on 2014 May 13