Gawthorp Leads the Way for Track Team at Regionals.....
Madi Gawthorp and Shilyn Blanton started the meet at the Pole Vault. Shilyn finished in 7th place. Madi Won the pole Vault and went after the Regional record of 12'4. She had three good vaults at it and barely missed setting the new record. Madi will be vaulting at the State meet May 10th at University of Texas for the third straight year.
Friday afternoon, our girls 4x200 finished 10th over all, .5 seconds from qualifying for the finals. Our boys 4x400 ran one of their best times and qualified for the finals and finished 8th over all.
Dmitri Radkevich finished in 5th place in the 800. He ran a great race just barely missing a bronze medal. It came down to the very end with Dmitri and two other runners fighting it out.
Our high jumpers Regan Carpenter and Jacob Kelly jumped very well at the meet finishing 10th over all. Justin Hinson finished in 7th place in Triple Jump and 8th place in the Discus.
We had a very good meet and very proud of our kids.