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running in a relay.
Chelan track and
field athletes improving by the week
by Richard Uhlhorn (as reported by Coach Skip Boyd)
Flowers suffered a possible hamstring injury in the 100 meter dash at the
Tonasket/Cashmere track meet this past Saturday, April 19. He was well out in
the race when he felt a tightening in the back of his leg and fell. He was out
of the race at that point, reported Coach Skip Boyd.
has had a preliminary evaluation and more about the injury will be known later.
Flowers will continue to provide leadership for the younger track athletes.
sprints, it was Mykey Flowers (12.39), Lane Molina (12.55) Greg Newton (12.88)
and Skyler rolfson (13.04) in the 100 meter dash.
Hawkins led the girls 100 meter dash in a time of 13.61 followed by Rachael
Hawkins in 15.01. In the 200 meter dash, Morgan Hawkins ran a 28.58 followed by
Drew Morris (30.15) to take the first two spots at the meet. The open 400 meter
dash had Rachael Hawkins posting a Personal Best of 1:09.98.
Buyas (58.82) and newcomer to the400 meter dash, Derek Griffith timed a 1:00.53
to get a feel for the event.
distance runners (800 meters) saw improvements as Coach Mark Anderson juggles
the distance crew to provide the right mix. Allie Barnes and Addie Ivory ran a
2:38 and 2:38.40 respectively for the girls and Dillon Dawson ran a 2:14.46 for
and two-mile runs are anchored by twin brothers, Giovanni and Ivan Reyes.
Giovanni ran a competitive 5:07.84 in the mile while his brother, Ivan, posted
a 10:37.23 in the two-mile run. Freshman Merek Palazzo is pushing the envelope
in the two-mile run and posted a new PR of 10:59.24.
girls side Allie Barnes ran a great time of 5:50 in the mile followed by Addie
Ivory with a 5:55.45, Jessica Galvan (6:17.68) and Caitlin Hunt (15:11.86).
This effort will certainly help the Goats cross-country team score well in the
the field events, senior Karle Pittsinger set a new Rieke Invite Meet Record in
both the shot and discus with throws of 418.50 in the shot and 12611 in the
discus. Sarah Goyne had a 261 throw in the shotput and a 735 discus throw.
Melina Evig tossed the discus 869 and the javelin 9010.
Padilla continues to be the front thrower in the shotput with a 503 effort
followed by Asa Schwartz with a 456 throw. Asa was out front in the discus
with a 1331 throw followed by Jose with a 1276 effort.
shotput throwers on the Chelan team include Dalton Dietrich (358), Shyler
Rolfson (313.50), Ryan Gerber (299), Logan Fifer (277.50),Eric Straub (266.50)
and Dane Schwartz (261.50).
discus Dalton Dietrich had a 896 effort, followed by Rolfson (781), Gerber
(7711) Schwartz (743), Fifer (617) and Eric Straub (501).
Gordon had a PR in the Rieke Invitational with a javelin throw of 1289 and Ty
Schwartz followed with a throw of 1241.
Miller, a new comer to the 300 intermeiate hurdles, time a very good first
effort of 47.79 at the Rieke Invitational.
Holiday clocked an 18.27 in the 100 meter High Hurdles in Tonasket followed by
Drew Morris at 19.84
long jump Matt Antonio had a PR with 182.50 followed by Ty Miller jumping 174,
Donny Watson 175, Lane Molina 1510 and Tommy Armstrong at 1410.50.
continues to improve in the triple jump and had a 336 effort while Drew
Morris jumped 261 for the girls.
Tonasket, Rebecca Ediger set a PR in the pole vault of 7 feet.
Cadena came off a tough Tonasket meet to shine at the Rieke Invitational with a
new PR of 126. Rebecca and Bryan are improving in this event everyday and
will be a force to deal with by the end of the spring sports season,reported
relays are started with Bridget Wyant as lead-off in the 400 meter relay. She
hands off to Melina Evig who passes to Rebecca Ediger and then to Morgan
Hawkins who anchors the event. They ran an impressive time of 55.62 and are
cutting time off their efforts each week.
girls 800 meter relay team of Ediger, Ivory, Evig and Daisy Campos ran a 1:56
in that event. The mile relay team of Hawkins, Ivory, Allie Barnes and Morris
ran a 4:38.03.
400 meter relay team of Donny Watson, Skyler Rolfson, Mykey Flowers and Asa
Schwartz ran a 47.15 in that event. The mile relay team of Julian Buyas, Derek
Griffith, Donny Watson and Ty Miller ran a good time of 3:57.29.
current edition of the Chelan Track and Field team is improving daily and will
be a force by the end of the season, Boyd reported. For Chelans efforts this
seaon, check out www.athletic.net and
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