The track teams traveled two hours away to run in Regionals at Lincoln-Alcona on May 20. The girls team finished in second place, losing to Johannesburg-Lewiston by 8 points. The boys team finished in fifth place as a team. Regionals is the State qualifying meet. To qualify you have to finish in first or second place or run or jump the qualifying height, jump, or time.
State qualifiers are Charles Kennedy, Precious Delos Santos, Hailey Shank, Christy Shank, Haivyn Fielder, Falyn Mansfield, Chloe Smeltzer, Lauren Vizina, Sheldon Vizina, Lili Seroussi and Abbi Kline.
4. Dave Baldwin 12.31
5. Dave Baldwin 25.46
6. Matt Hart 56.40
7. Charles Kennedy 5:21
2. Charles Kennedy 10:39
5. William Jacobs 17.84
5. William Jacobs 46.93
3. Evan M.., Matt Hart, David Baldwin, Tyler Major 1:40
5. Evan M.., Matt Hart, David Baldwin, Tyler Major 3:57
8. Garret Hodson, Tyler Wolford, Zack Bley, Beau Dicus 11:08
6. David Burkhart 37’7.5″
8. Issac Reeves 103’7″
5. Kyle Whiteman 5’4″
“The weather today was rough 50’s and a steady rain all day. The boys ran tough but our youth showed today. Many of the boys got great experience for the upcoming years. Charles Kennedy ran exceptionally tough today and qualified himself for the state meet in the 2 mile. said boys coach Brandon Beltz.
2. Precious Delos Santos 13.82
5. Precious Delos Santos 29.59
1. Hailey Shank 1:05
3. Haivyn Fielder 1:10
2. Hailey Shank 2:43
3. Falyn Mansfield 2:48
1. Hailey Shank 5:53
4. Lauren Vizina 14:18
5. Abbi Kline 14:39
1. Christy Shank 50.63
3. Precious Delos Santos, Falyn Mansfield, Chloe Smeltzer, Lili Seroussi 55.75
2. Precious Delos Santos, Haivyn Fielder, Falyn Mansfield, Chloe Smeltzer 1:58.51
1. Christy Shank, Chloe Smeltzer, Haivyn Fielder, Lauren Vizina 4:43
1. Hailey Shank, Christy Shank, Falyn Mansfield, Abbi Kline 10:56
2. Sheldon Vizina 28’2″
8. Tyra Fletcher 25’6.5″
3. Sheldon Vizina 89’3″
2. Christy Shank 8′
“These young women had their closest finish to JL so far this season and qualified in 10 events with nine different athletes,” girls coach Sarah Furman said.
Next meet is the conference meet in Bellaire on May 21.