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Bulldogs Competed at County Meet

photo provided by - @DMac14
photo provided by - @DMac14

The Boys' Track and Field team competed in the County meet Wednesday night at Danville and finished runner-up to Avon. The Bulldogs had several County champions including: Tyler Kirtz in the 200 and 400 meters, Devin Humes in the discus, Eli Johnson in the high jump, and Marcus Fierek won the mile with a new personal best time of 4:27! Other notable performances for the night include: Shane Bonness finished 3rd in the 300 hurdles, Justin Garnett finished 2nd in the pole vault with Hunter Weaver placing 6th, Devin Humes placed 2nd in the shot put, Elijah Wagner placed 4th in the 3200, Toks Akinribade took 3rd in the 100 meters, Devon Boone finished 2nd in the 800 and Christian Hammerly placed 5th with a new personal record of 2:06. The Bulldogs host Westfield Thursday night for a JV meet. Go Dogs!

 

The Girls Track team traveled to Danville Wednesday to compete in the County Championship and came away with a 3rd place finish behind solid teams from Avon and Plainfield. Despite the tough weather conditions several girls put in nice performances as they continue to show a good deal of improvement. Senior Courtney Stull lead the way with a first place finish in the 100m hurdles with a time of 16 seconds. Joy Sopitan continued to lead the sprint crew with her very close 2nd place finish in the 200m dash in 27.08. The jumpers scored a good amount of points as Claire Hathaway finished 2nd in the long jump and Mackenzie Harless finished second in the high jump. Grace Esterline ran her best ever time in the mile as she ran an aggressive race to cross the line in 5:51. Also in the distance races Freshman Gabby Bische and Sophomore Emily Truax finished back to back in 3rd and 4th place. Congratulations to these girls and good luck as the team faces off against Westfield tonight and travels to Zionsville on Friday!